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HORSE AND CATTLE SHOW IN PAKISTAN

Pakistan is a country where there are a number of casts celebrating their own cultures in a traditional manner. Pakistan culture and traditions is full of unique aspects and amazing colorful events. It is also comprised of the casual events. Cultural events are celebrated on provincial as well as on the national level and the entire nation enjoy a lot celebrating these cultural festivals.


Horse and cattle show in Pakistan is celebrated with great enthusiasm and arrangements. Its celebrations and arrangements start in the month of March in order to commemorate the spring which is coming to the country. It was first held in the year 1954 and from then on, it is being celebrated with enormous gusto. In Lahore, it is celebrated in the Fortress Stadium in around October and November. In Sindh, it is celebrated in February or March in Jacobabad.

It is celebrated in various regions of Pakistan including big cities like Karachi and Lahore etc. but more particularly, it is a trademark event in the province of Punjab. In this event, a variety and species of the cattle are arranged including horse, cow, bull, calf etc. horse and cattle show is further more comprised of certain sub-events in which dance of horses and the racing of bulls is of significance. People from the far distant regions come to watch it plus it is a piece of interest for the tourists as well. Tent pegging, tattoo show and dancing is also arranged there and people participate in all these activities with great zest.

Some other events of horse and cattle show include fighting of cocks and wrestling among dogs. A kind of show is also arranged there which is of keen interest for the local villagers who come for all over of Pakistan with their cattle to show the strength, qualities, beauty of their pets and cattle to the people who come to visit horse and cattle show. The passionate people for cattle and pets buy them if they are out for the sale.