Texas Longhorn Cattle

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The Texas Longhorn is a breed of cattle known for its characteristic horns, which can extend to 7 feet [2.1 m] tip to tip for steers and exceptional cows, and 36 to 80 inches [0.91 to 2.0 m] tip to tip for bulls. Similar cattle were imported by Spanish colonists into other parts of North America, including California and Florida. Horns can have a slight upward turn at their tips or even triple twist. Texas Longhorns are known for their diverse coloring.

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Photos: Wild Animal SafariPine MountainGA, USA [20121008]

Source: Wikipedia

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