Promoting the Dexter breed of cattle2019-09-12T14:17:07+00:00

THE DEXTER CATTLE SOCIETY

The Dexter breed originated in Ireland. The smallest native breed of cattle in the British Isles, they are hardy, dual-purpose cattle, producing excellent beef and milk, an ideal suckler cow for conservation grazing.

HOW WE HELP

We support Dexter cattle owners and breeders, offering advice and a range of services.

ABOUT US

REGISTER YOUR CALVES

Currently 1,460 Society members from all over Europe are registering 4,000+ pedigree cattle each year.

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DEXTER BEEF

Delicious Pedigree Dexter Beef is a outstanding quality product and tastes as beef used to taste.

Dexter beef producers map

BREED HISTORY

Where does the Dexter come from? Learn more about this small breed of cattle.

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JOIN TODAY

To become a member of the Dexter Cattle Society visit our membership page and download a membership form.

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LATEST NEWS

Find our latest news on the News & Events page.

A Note about Transfer Fees

News & Events

NEWS FLASH

12th September 2019

Dexter Cattle Society AGM Reminder

Dexter Cattle Society AGM 12th October 2019

Please return the booking form below with payment to the Society Office by Monday 23rd September.
Dexter Cattle Society AGM 2019 Programme and Booking Form (PDF)

A Note about Transfer Fees

Due to some recent enquires we wanted to reiterate why the transfer fee became payable by the vendor in January 2019, please see the note on our News & Events page to learn more.

Linear Assessment

Please see update to information on the Linear Assessment page including current lists of EX and VG Linear Assessed Bulls and Females.

Please note that the Society can no longer subsidise this service – please ring the office for details of current charges.