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(most common name)

(local/other name):
• khajnyk
• maran-hainag (F1 of yak bull X domestic cow)
• orton
• saran-hainag (F1 of domestic bull X yak cow)

A khainag is a yakow — a yak-cattle hybrid. As a domestic livestock, yaks and yak-cattle hybrids are without equal when used at altitudes of 1,500 – 2,000 meters (approx. 4,900 – 6,500 feet).

You can also go to:

My Daily Cow® Mongolia and read about other Mongolian cattle breeds.

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