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Highland cattle (Scottish Gaelic: Bò Ghàidhealach; Scots: Heila...

wikipedia - 10 Nov 2016
Highland cattle (Scottish Gaelic: Bò Ghàidhealach; Scots: Heilan coo) are a Scottish cattle breed. They have long horns and long wavy coats that are coloured black, brindle, red, yellow, white, silver (looks white but with a black nose) or dun, and they are raised primarily for their meat. They originated in the Highlands and Western Isles of Scotland and were first mentioned in the 6th century AD. The first herd book described two distinct types of Highland cattle but, due to crossbreeding between t
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Queen's cattle kept away from Highland shows amid disease fears

Telegraph.co.uk - 16 Sep 2018
The Queen founded the Balmoral fold of Highland cattle in 1953 and is considered one of the country's top Highland breeders, with more than 50 animals on the estate. Winning prizes with individual cows and bulls attracts prestige, prize money and can ...
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Highland Cattle to return to the Old Hills at Callow End

Malvern Gazette - 07 Sep 2018
Highland Cattle to return to the Old Hills at Callow End. Highland Cattle will again be grazing the Old Hills at Callow End. A SMALL herd of Highland Cattle will be returning next week to graze the Old Hills, Callow End. 0 comment. The grazing is part ...
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Piper competition returns to Scots-Irish Festival

Citizentribune - 16 Sep 2018
Visitors will experience Scottish and Irish music, Highland Dancing, Irish Step Dancing, Heritage organizations, Highland Clan booths, Highland Cattle and Black Faced sheep exhibits, Sheepdog Trials, Highland Athletic demonstrations and Storytellers ...
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Shaggy Scottish highland cattle 'fascinating' pets

New Zealand Herald - 27 Aug 2018
Despite their intimidating horns, Scottish highland cattle actually make for pretty good pets, says Waipukurau man Shaun Atkinson. In fact, the gentle giants with their long shaggy coats are downright "huggable" and also loyal and curious, much like a ...
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After I-70 Truck Fire, Laughing Ranch's 'Santa' Needs Help

Patch.com - 19 Sep 2018
IDAHO SPRINGS, CO – Laughing Ranch's "Santa" Bill Lee got into a bit of a predicament on Interstate 70 last week, when his F350 ranch pickup truck engine caught fire Sept. 15. It wasn't just the truck Bill was worried about, but the 16 donkeys in an ...
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Nearly 600-Year-Old Home on 250 Acres Lists in England

Mansion Global - 12 Sep 2018
The owners had a herd of Highland cattle that were moved to the estate from the Scottish Highlands. The long-haired, horned cows were "quite an unusual sight to see grazing the Kent countryside," Mr. Peppitt said. "The owners have decided to move on ...
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A big bridge burned 100 years ago.

Montesano Vidette - 20 Sep 2018
The farms located in the Wynooche Valley include the Anderson Family Farm, which will offer a tour of its Scottish Highland Cattle. The Running Anvil Ranch out the Black Creek Road holds a relatively unknown secret. The owners built a museum in 2000 ...
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Livestock contests underway at the Highland County Fair

WDBJ7 - 30 Aug 2018
HIGHLAND COUNTY, Va. (WDBJ7) It's sheep time at the Highland County Fair. “Yesterday I covered hogs and cattle," says livestock contest judge Olivia Claire. "And then today we covered goats, and now we're going to finish up with sheep.” It's a subject ...
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Highland Park Senior to Display Artwork

Park Cities People - 13 Sep 2018
He is a regular contributor to Children's Medical Center, and has donated paintings to benefit Cattle Baron's Ball, Autism Treatment Center, Highland Belles, Dallas Junior Forum, Delete Blood Cancer, and the Museum of Biblical Art Educations Programs.
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Scottish Games returning to Pleasanton

Pleasanton Weekly - 28 Aug 2018
The 16th century Mary, Queen of Scots will wander through the crowds, and visitors can hang out with Clydesdales and Highland Cattle at the Amador Pavilion. Haggis and corned beef are available for purchase (along with the fairgrounds' standard ...
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12th annual Scots-Irish Festival September 29

The Standard Banner - 13 Sep 2018
The Dandridge Scots-Irish Festival was started in 2007 to celebrate the heritage of Jefferson County's 1783 Scots-Irish settlement. The latest edition of the event is scheduled for Saturday, September 29. The history of this community is rich with ...
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Life on the farm: Putting on a show

Concord Monitor - 10 Sep 2018
This was distressing because my Highland Rider 4-H members had been preparing for the Hopkinton State Fair for months. The children and their groomed cattle waited patiently while the adults worked on a solution. Because rabies is a deadly disease that ...

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