Birds, Seals, Cattle and Sheep - Canna Island, Scotland - page 2

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All photos taken on Canna and Sanday Isles, except the gray seal.
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Scottish Highland Cattle. The earliest registered animals were black.
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Highland Cattle are an old breed that has grazed on rugged Scottish landscape since the sixth century. Scottish Highlands may have originated in Scotland or were imported from Scandinavia, perhaps by Vikings.
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Scottish blackface sheep cross the coastal reef to better pasture.

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Last updated: 12/13/06