Type
Crossword
Description

A female that has birthed a calf. Cow
A male that has not been castrated (in-tact) & is used for breeding. Bull
Cattle that does not have horns. Polled
A female that has not yet birthed a calf. Heifer
A male that has been castrated. Steer
The process of a cow giving birth to a calf. Calving
An animal in the Bovinae subfamily. Bovine
Meat from very young cattle. Veal
A male animal castrated after reaching sexual maturity. Stag
Removing a calf from its mother's milk. Wean
A baby bovine animal of either sex. Calf
A group of cattle. Herd

Cattle Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

mature male bull
mature female cow
young female heifer
casterated male steer
newborn cattle calf
group of cattle herd
scientific name for cattle bovine
calm, quiet, tame docile
calf meat veal
the time when a cow is pregnant gestation
the process of giving birth parturition
the first drink of nutrient rich milk colostrum
infection of the cows udder mastitis
gradually taking a calf away from its mother weaning
hay, grain, or anything cut for fresh animal feed roughage
animal sent away to be slaughtered cull
where steers are sent lastly to be fattened up before processing feedlot
breed of cattle from the king ranch santagertrudis
breed of cow that is made from angus and brahman brangus
most popular breed of beef cattle in the US angus
breed of cow that produces the most milk holstein
breed of cow with the highest milkfat percentage jersey
a rancher who produces cows and baby calves that will eventually be processed for meat cowcalfproducer

Cattle Terminology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Scientific name for cattle Bovine
meat from cattle Beef
meat from young calves Veal
giving birth in cattle Calving
offspring of either sex Calf
immature (young) female Heifer
immature (young) male Bull Calf
adult female (has given birth) Cow
adult male (not castrated) Bull
male that has been castrated Steer

Livestock Terminology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Another term for cattle Bovine
mature female bovine Cow
Mature male cattle bull
baby bovine calf
female bovine that has not had offspring heifer
castrated male cattle steer
meat from baby bovine veal
another term for goats caprine
mature female goat doe
mature male goat buck
Offspring of a goat kid
castrated male goat/sheep wether
another term for horses equine
mature female horse mare
male horse still intact stallion
baby horse (can be male or female) foal
baby female horse filly
baby male horse colt
castrated male horse gelding
mature female pig sow
mature male swine boar
baby swine piglet
female pig that has not had offspring gilt
castrated male pig barrow
meat from pigs is called pork
Another term for sheep Ovine
mature female ovine ewe
mature male ovine ram
baby sheep lamb
meat from mature sheep mutton
meat from cattle beef

Cattle Terminology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Term used to refer to cattle. Bovine
Meat from cattle. Beef
Meat from young calves. Veal
Giving birth in cattle. Calving
Offspring of either sex. Calf
Immature (young) female. Heifer
Immature (young) male. Bullock
Adult female (has given birth) Cow
Adult male (not castrated). Bull
Male that has been castrated. Steer

Beef industry Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Meat humans consume from harvested cattle. Beef
Castrated male. Steer
Young or mature male. Bull
The species name for cattle. Bovine
Mature female. Cow
Breed of cattle that originated in Europe BosTaurus
Young female. Heifer
Cattle stay in groups called Herds
Act of giving birth in cattle. Calving
Beef cattle can digest high amounts of roughage or forage - hay or grass. Because of this they are called what? Ruminants
Turn to describe young. Calf
This is a cut of beef from the shoulder and neck of cattle. Chuck
these cattle producers raise registered cattle with a breed association Seedstock

Animal Science Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Most important feeding item(nutrient) water
latin name for sheep ovine
female sex hormone estrogen
producing milf after a calf is born freshening
70% of calcium in U.S. foods comes from this dairy
a common milk product yogurt
male sex hormone testosterone
latin name for horse equine
castrated male horse gelding
ewe female with lambs
intact male ram
neutered male steer
4 compartmental stomach Ruminant system
foundation for feed (cattle) forage
young female and male in poulty pullet
castrated male in poultry capon
female before calving heifer
newborn pig piglet
male pig that has been casturated barrow
giving birth(swine) farrowing
used to identify each animal and the litter it's from ear notches
meat from swine pork
male swine boar
intact male billy/buck
young female goat doeling
mature male (+4 years) stallion

Cattle Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Offspring of either sex Calf
Immature (young) female Heifer
Meat from young cows Veal
Term used to refer to cattle Bovine
Adult female (already given birth) Cow
Immature (young) male Bullock
Male the has been castrated Steer
Adult male ( not castrated) Bull
Meat from cattle Beef
Giving birth in cattle Calving
A heifer that has calved once, dried up and is then fed for slaughter heiferette
A weaned cattle that are run on grass or fed high roughage diets Stocker
a cattle of either sex that is 1 to 2 years of age Yearling
An animal that is a product of the crossing of two or more breeds Crossbred
Those requiring more growth and/or fattening before slaughter Feeder Cattle
beef cattle enterprise where cattle are placed in confinement, fed harvested feeds and fattened for slaughter Feedlot
number or percentage of calves produced within a herd in a given year relative to the number of cows and heifers in the breeding herd Calf Crop
Wholesale cut (shoulder) of the beef carcass Chuck
group of cattle (usually cows) that are in a similar management program Herd
Skins from cattle Hide

The Livestock Industry Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

kids
lactation period
chevon
mohair
shearing
lambing
ram
ewe
mutton
lamb
wool
shepherds
creep feed
ear notching
dock
farrowing crates
farrow
gilt
boar
piglet
sows
render
lard
pork
steer
implant
bull
draft
cull
dry period
cow
calve
heifer
wean
free choice
milk replacers
colostrum
calf
butterfat
beef
veal
milk
mammals

Basic Livestock Terminology Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Capon
Mutton
Cabrito
Pork
Beef
Kidding
Lambing
Foaling
Farrowing
Calving
Flock
Drove
Herd
Poult
Foal
Piglet
Calf
Barrow
Steer
Wether
Pullet
Filly
Heifer
Gilt
Colt
Doe
Ewe
Hen
Mare
Sow
Cow
Stallion
Boar
Bull
Buck
Rooster
Ram
Caprine
Ovine
Equine
Porcine
Bovine

Beef Cattle Study Guide Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a large group of cattle Herd
a male animal that has been castrated steer
a mature female (has borne a calf) cow
an animal of the cattle group bovine
the removal or destruction of the testicles of a male so it does not breed castration
an uncastrated male of the cattle group bull
born without horns polled
the removal of horns from horned beef cattle dehorning
a young immature female (has not borne a calf) heifer
the desirable presence of fat in the muscle marbling
the amount of available retail cuts from the carcass cutability
a young bovine animal calf
meat from a young bovine animal (usually less than four months of age) veal
meat from a bovine animal beef