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The Miniature Hereford [[breeds|breed]] has been developed over the last 30 years by selective breeding of stock that was originally imported to the US from England in the early 19th Century.
 
The Miniature Hereford [[breeds|breed]] has been developed over the last 30 years by selective breeding of stock that was originally imported to the US from England in the early 19th Century.
  
The only difference between a Hereford and a Miniature Hereford is the height, the Miniature has the same body profile in terms of proportion to a full sized Hereford. A Miniature Hereford averages around 107cm (42 inches) in height and weighs around 450kgs (1000 lbs). Apart from that the Miniature Hereford is the same in characteristics as its larger counterpart.
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The Miniature Hereford breed has been developed over the last 30 years by selective breeding of stock that was originally imported to the US from England in the early 19th Century.

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