The water buffalo horn is collected from the domesticated animals who are brought to the abattoir for human consumption.The scientific name is babulas bubalis. The chemical composition of horn is like human hair. it does not need to be stabilized. It can be bleached, dyed, flamed and molded. It is used from ages for making,or in-*gun grips, butts, powder horn, drinking horn, combs, hair pins, beads,pendants, shoe horn, cutlery, bowls and trays,handicrafts, sword parts, jewelry, guitar nuts and saddle etc.