Beefy, Muscular and Large Cattle Breeds: The One Thousand Pounders or More

These cattle breeds are considered large. All of which are one thousand pounds or more in weight. The Top 16 Largest Cattle Breedsand Top 9 Largest Cattle Species are already included in the article entitled The Heavily Built Cows: The 25 Largest Cattles

These cattle breeds are considered large. All of which are one thousand pounds or more in weight. The “Top 16 Largest Cattle Breeds” and “Top 9 Largest Cattle Species” are already included in the article entitled “The Heavily Built Cows: The 25 Largest Cattles By Weight”. Here’s an additional list of large cattle breeds in the world.

These cattle breeds are raised for their meat and milk.

1. Hungarian Grey Cattle

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  • Other name/s: Hungarian Steppe Cattle, Magyar Szurke Szarvasmarha
  • Origin: Hungary
  • Height: Up to 155 cm
  • Weight: Up to 900 kilograms
  • Distinction: The Hungarian Grey Cattle is tall and slender with relatively long horns.

2. Tux Cattle

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  • Origin: Tux village in Tyrol, Austria
  • Height: Up to 140 cm
  • Weight: Up to 900 kilograms
  • Distinction: This rare breed is a shot-legged cow with white spots on the pelvis.

3. Pustertal Pied Cattle

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  • Other name/s: Pustertaler Schecken or Pustertaler Sprinzen
  • Origin: Puster Valley, South Tyrol in Italy
  • Height: Up to 140 centimeters
  • Weight: Up to 900 kilograms
  • Distinction: This rare breed is noted for its short spreading and forward pointing horns

4. Randall Cattle

 

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  • Origin: Sunderland, Vermont, USA
  • Weight: Up to 818 kilograms
  • Distinction: This rare cattle breed comes in subtle shades such as gray, mahogany and blue.

Other large cattle breeds

5. Kankrej Cattle

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  • Other name/s: Bannai, Nagar, Talabda, Vaghiyar, Wagad, Waged, Vadhiyar, Wadhiar, Wadhir, and Wadial
  • Origin: Kankrej, Gujarat State in India
  • Distinction:  This breed is known as a good heat tolerant and pest resistant.

6. Wagyu

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  • Other name/s: Japanese Cow
  • Origin: Japan
  • Distinction: This breed is highly prize for its rich flavor – the finest beef in the world.

7. Hereford

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  • Origin: United Kingdom
  • Distinction: It is one of the most popular cattle breeds in the world existing in more than 50 countries.

8. Boran Cattle

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  • Origin: Kenya, Africa
  • Distinction: It was named after the Borana people of Ethiopia. It descended from Zebu Cattle.

9. Nelore

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