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Kochi 高知家畜 - bull and cow - Japan

Kochi
高知家畜
(most common name)

also named (English):
Japanese Brown
Japanese Red

The Kochi is a strain of the Japanese Brown that is reddish to brown in color with a blackish muzzle on the bulls. Eyelids, horns, tail switch and hooves are black on both males and females.

The Kochi (as compared to the Kumamoto) provides a more well-marbled beef due to a higher percentage of Japanese Native blood.


You can also go to:

My Daily Cow® Japan and read about other Japanese cattle breeds.

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