Benefits of Dexters

Dexter cattle have an excellent reputation when it comes to milk, meat quality and disposition. The compact breed is a productive animal, with the meat being high quality, lean and tender. Those who taste it always come back for more!


The Dexter Cattle Society

The Dexter Cattle Society NZ was established in 1993 to help facilitate the development of the breed. Approximately 8,000 head of cattle have been registered and the Society has over 300 active members across New Zealand. Members include a range of people from large scale farmers to small block holders. The Society provides a range of membership services and is active with the membership, driving the development of the breed.