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Hazake 哈萨克牛 - cow - China

Hazake
哈萨克牛
(most common name)

also named (English):
Kazakh
• Kirgiz
also named (Kyrgyz):
• Kyrgyz
also named (Russian):
• Kazakhskaya
• Казахская
• Kirgizskaya

The Hazake is a Turano-Mongolian breed.

The Hazake is found in the Tian Shan Mountains and the upland plains of northwest Xinjiang and is believed to have been indigenous since the 18th century.

Turano-Mongolian, in reference to cattle, refers to a distinctive skull formation that includes:
• a wedge-shaped skull
• a depression on the frontal bone
• a narrow crown
• horns growing straight-up


You can also go to:

My Daily Cow® China and read about other Chinese cattle breeds.

The Cow Wall® A-Z Cattle Breed Picture Reference to see other breeds of cattle in the world.