belong to the Bovidae family and live in Tibet. There are two main races: as wild and as domesticated. What wild, mostly black, live mainly in mountainous regions of the Himalayas on the border of the snow. In winter, descend into the valley. Breed of domesticated animals represented in different colors, although the most popular animals are black and white. The entire population of these animals we find the most yaks and some black white and gray.
Over 90 percent of the world's population of nearly yak 15 million, live in Tibet in the Himalayas. The average adult weighs as about 450 kg. Looks impressive in such a beautiful outfit , right?
provide three different types of fleece, used by nomads in their daily lives. The thickest of the belly wool is used for the production of fabrics for tents, and cushions for the seat. Slightly softer hair (medium-grade), originating from the back and sides of which are raw material for example, blankets and bedspreads. How have the finest wool in the neck. It is called nhambe and recalls in touch very soft cashmere.
from yak wool are produced the beautiful shawls, conquering its charm Parisian houses such as Sonia Rykiel