Buffalo leather is known for its durability and relative flexibility. It is also lauded for its tear and abrasion resistance. Buffalo is sometimes chosen over cow leather because of that strength, especially for jockeys. Buffalo has stretch similar to cow leather (sometimes a bit stretchier) and is well-suited for projects you would generally use cow leather for. It's a favorite of ours for guitar straps and other finished goods. Buffalo leather differs from bison, learn more about the difference between the two on our blog. Browse our bison selection here.