About the Breed

History in England

History in United States

History in United States

The breed was started 250 years ago in the town of Herefordshire, England.

History in United States

History in United States

History in United States

In the late 1960's a ranch in Texas used certified dwarf-free Hereford bloodlines to make the breed that we have today. 

Disposition

History in United States

Space Requirements

Their docile temperament makes them very friendly and easy to work with. They are easy on pastures and fences. 

Space Requirements

Space Requirements

Space Requirements

You can have two or three Miniature Herefords on the same piece of pasture that you could have one regular cow. 

Adaptable

Space Requirements

Adaptable

They are hardy and adaptable to many climates from cold Canada, to the humid East Coast, the hot South, and the dry Southwest. 

Benefits

Space Requirements

Adaptable

Miniature Herefords make great 

4-H and FFA projects for kids.  They are also ideal for people who want cattle as a hobby, pet or secondary income.