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Borgou - cow - Benin

Borgou
(most common name)

(local/other name):
• Borgawa
• Borgow
• Borgu
• Kaiama
• Ketaku
• Ketari
• Keteku (Nigeria)

The Borgou is a composite zebu breed of mainly the White Fulani and the Somba or Lagune (both West African Shorthorns).

The Borgou is reported to be trypanotolerant and adapts well to a harsh climate.


You can also go to:

My Daily Cow® Benin and read about other Benin cattle breeds.

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