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FACTS about Texas Longhorn cattle
General Info: Price of registered animals vary considerably.
Herd Sires will range from $1,000 to $25,000.
Cows will range from $400 to $60,000.
Calves will be priced at $400 to $3,000.
Steers(trophy) can be purchased for $2,000 to $15,000.
Bulls Weight=1400-2200lbs, Horns are (generally) heavier at the base. Length of horn for a mature animal is from 50" to 84". Longest horned bull on record is 84".
Cows Weight=600-1400lbs, Horns are (generally) smaller base. Length of horn for a mature animal is from 40" to 84". Longest horn on record is 87" for a mature cow.
Calves Birth Weight=45-75lbs., Horns are (generally) grown at a rate of 30" ( 45%) the first year, 26"(30%) the second, 10"(10%) the following year.
NO, they are not born with horns! BUT , there are some unbelievable claims!
Steers Weight=1400-2500lbs, Horns are the largest of all.
Length of horn for a mature animal is from 6ft. to 9ft. Longest horn on record is 112" for a living animal.
Bovine Family Bos Texanus (Texas Bovine) Which is comprised of the following two families. Bos Taurus (Spanish decent) and/or perhaps Bos Indicus(India decent.)
Organization: Texas Longhorn Breeders Association of America.
195,500 registered animals.(2/06)
5,300 members(2/06). Members in the following foreign countries:
33 state affiliates.
5 foreign affiliates.
English breeds=Angus and Herford
Continental = Charolais
European = Limousin
Swiss = Semmental