Buffalo mozzarella and fancy earrings… The name is based on its original use in predominantly wet, swampy regions and its preference for water buffalo. His widely splayed hooves provide the Buffalo there securely. The water cools the animals nicely and after the bath, a layer of silt protects the skin from too much insect bites. Once lived the water buffalo in Asia as well as in Europe. The extinction in Europe was either due to the hungry of people of the ice age or, but, in the catchment of the ice itself.
Its range contracted in Indonesia, Southeast Asia and India. There he was domesticated, depending on the region of 7000 to 5000 BC. To Europe, the Buffalo in various ways, came back again in the 6th century a.d.. Today it is grown in Italy and many Balkan countries. Wild water buffalo, however, are a rarity, he is considered on the red list of endangered species endangered. The figures vary because it is very difficult, the wild Buffalo from the Ausgewilderten to are different. There are domesticated water buffalo today in Germany, but rather deemed exotic industry. Still, the water buffalo is used as a pack animal and agriculture.
Of course, also leather, meat and milk of the animal are used. The real mozzarella is made from buffalo milk. It is less well known that jewelry is made from the remaining bones and horns. Pendant, necklaces or unusual ear jewelry. After carving, the products are polished, where the bone retains its ivory color, but black is the Horn jewelry. SID Kroker