Promoting the Dexter breed of cattle2019-06-20T17:18:03+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

HERD BOOK

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.

Registration and Bull Service Form available to download

News & Events

NEWS FLASH

20th June 2019

Dexter Cattle Society AGM

Dexter Cattle Society AGM 12th October 2019 – Provisional Programme and Information now available for more information please see the PDF document below.

AGM 2019 Provisional Programme (PDF)

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.

Regional Groups

Please note that the closing date for group applications is 30th June 2019.

Notice for Members Regarding The Herd Book

If you have registered animals online via the Herd Book link from the Society Website and have not received your pedigree certificates within 7-10 days, please contact the office (01768 870521)

It appears that there may have been some technical issues with some batches of data. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Kind regards
Andy Ryder
(Society Company Secretary)