Breeders of quality olde english bulldogge puppies & Dexter cattle
Dexter cattle Hugo, Mama & baby calf!
We are proud of our small herd of Dexter cattle. If you ever want to pet a cow... come on over!
Today, the Dexter cattle is known for its hardiness, docility, thriftiness and calving ease. They are used as beef cattle, dairy cattle, and as oxen. Their meat is well marbled and tender, and an average Dexter cow can produce two or more gallons of milk per day.
This Dexter cattle gal is so friendly!
Our newest addition to our Dexter cattle herd and his daddy, Hugo!
According to the standards adopted by the American Dexter Cattle Association, the ideal three year old Dexter bull measures 38 to 44 inches at the shoulder and weighs less than 1000 pounds. The ideal three year old Dexter cow measures between 36 to 42 inches at the shoulder, and weighs less than 750 pounds.
Dexter cattle are a breed of cattle originating in Ireland. The smallest of the European cattle breeds, they are about half the size of a traditional Hereford and about one third the size of a Friesian (Holstein) milking cow.