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Belted Galloway - Cow
Belted Galloway Details
OriginDumfries and Galloway, Scotland
ColourBlack with a brownish tinge, dun or red with a white belt totally encircling the middle of the body.
The Belted Galloway Cattle Society
Belted Galloway Description
Also Known As ‘Belties’
Belties are an easily recognisable breed originating from the rolling hills of Dumfries and Galloway in South West Scotland. The Belted Galloway is a long haired beast with a soft undercoat suited to the cold, wet climate of their native lands.
Mature cows weigh in at 525 - 625kgs
Mature bulls weigh in at 775 – 900kgs
The Belted Galloway Cattle Society was formed in 1921.