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In this review, the history of breeding for polled cattle is compiled from literature as well as graphic representations of cattle in art and science. Domesticated taurine cattle originated around 8500 years BCE in the Near East and spread from there to Africa as well as to Europe. Earliest...

Schafberg, R.; Swalve, H. H.
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Livestock Science, 2015, 179, pp 54-70