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Mind my horn A Watusi Longhorn enjoying his evening snacks. The Ankole-Watusi, also known as Ankole Longhorn, is a breed of cattle originally native to Africa. Its large distinctive horns that can reach up to 8 ft from tip to tip are used for defense and cooling by honeycombs of blood vessels. Bos primigenius taurus,Cattle,Geotagged,Spring,United States Click/tap to enlarge

Mind my horn

A Watusi Longhorn enjoying his evening snacks. The Ankole-Watusi, also known as Ankole Longhorn, is a breed of cattle originally native to Africa. Its large distinctive horns that can reach up to 8 ft from tip to tip are used for defense and cooling by honeycombs of blood vessels.

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  1. Those horns are quite incredible, it's a wonder they can keep their heads up with all that weight! Posted 3 years ago
    1. Very true Posted 3 years ago

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Cattle are the most common type of large domesticated ungulates. They are a prominent modern member of the subfamily Bovinae, are the most widespread species of the genus ''Bos'', and are most commonly classified collectively as ''Bos primigenius''. Cattle are raised as livestock for meat , as dairy animals for milk and other dairy products, and as draft animals . Other products include leather and dung for manure or fuel. In some countries, such as India, cattle are sacred. From as few as eighty.. more

Similar species: Even-toed Ungulates
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Uploaded Feb 2, 2016. Captured Jun 20, 2015 12:33 in 760 Tobias Dr, Halifax, PA 17032, USA.
  • NIKON D3200
  • f/6.3
  • 10/2000s
  • ISO100
  • 50mm