Egyptian Cattle Research Paper

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The Egyptians of ancient time domesticated cattle that became known as the Egyptian Cattle.

The Fayum area is the first evidence that they ever roamed the earth dating back to the 8th millennium BC. The domestic cattle of today are believed to be related to the ancient Egyptian Cattle.

The ancient cattle from Egypt did not have the usual hump. They had 2 different types of horns. Some of them had huge horns that were spread wide apart. They would arch inward and then urn outward. Some would have shorter horns and they would have the same shape.

Egyptian art shows these cattle as being black, brown, brown and white, white spotted, black and white and white.

No one really knows where the Egyptian Cattle originated. There are many people
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