Miniature Zebu

Zebu Photo by Michael Marish

Scientific Name: Bos indicus

Zebus are a type of domestic cattle originating in South Asia. They are one of the smallest species of cattle in the world.
  • Size: Weight: 331 to 440 pounds; Shoulder height: Just over 39 inches
  • Diet: They are grazers and prefer to eat grass, seeds and flowers
  • Habitat: Tropical jungles and open plains
  • Range in the Wild: Different species can be found in Asia, Africa and South America.

Conservation Status
Listed as Least Concern. Their population is very abundant around the world.

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