Belted Galloway - Cow

Galloway cow

Belted Galloway Details

Beef, leather
Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
Polled, Beef
Black with a brownish tinge, dun or red with a white belt totally encircling the middle of the body.
Breed Club

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.

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