water buffalo


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water buffalo:

see buffalobuffalo,
name commonly applied to the American bison but correctly restricted to certain related African and Asian mammals of the cattle family. The water buffalo, or Indian buffalo, Bubalus bubalis, is found in S Asia.
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water buffalo

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a member of the cattle tribe, Bubalus bubalis, of swampy regions of S Asia, having widely spreading back-curving horns. Domesticated forms are used as draught animals
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There are multiple strains of water buffalo with widely varying horns, some curving up and back, others (like those introduced into northern Australia) tending to spread.
Studies have been carried out in different countries with different water buffalo breeds in order to calculate repeatability of milk yield, milk composition and calving intervals (Cady et al.,1983; Babar et al.,1996; Tekerli et al., 2001; Thevamanoharan et al., 2001; Ramos et al., 2006; Morammazi et al., 2007; Marai et al., 2009; Baharizadeh et al., 2012; Malhado et al., 2013; El-Bramony, 2015).
Some local residents raise water buffalo in the fields lining Provincial Highway No.
Each treat and chew is made in accordance with international animal welfare standards using human-grade water buffalo out of India that are 100 percent grass fed, free range, grain free and humanely raised without the use of added antibiotics or hormones.
No studies have been found on the shelf life and qualitative properties of minced water buffalo meat in vacuum and under modified atmosphere conditions.
Partial cloning and localization of leptin and leptin receptor in the mammary gland of the Egyptian water buffalo. Domest.
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Available in 12 different configurations with either black or distressed brown water buffalo leather.
[1] Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale del Mezzogiorno (IZSM) National Reference Centre on Water Buffalo Farming and Productions Hygiene and Technologies (CReNBuf).