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Highland Cattle

Highland cattle are a Scottish breed. They have long horns and long wavy coats that are coloured black, brindle, red, yellow, white or dun. Their long hair, gives the cattle its ability to winter harsh weather conditions. Bulls can weigh up to 800 kilograms (1,800 pounds) and cows up to 500 kilograms (1,100 pounds).  They originated in the Highlands and Western Isles of Scotland and were first mentioned in the 6th century AD. Currently, they have been exported worldwide.

About Cambridge Scottish Festival

Highland Games have been taking place for hundreds of years. Originally, these events were organized to keep men in good physical condition so that they were prepared in times of war. Throughout the years, the Highland Games became a great way to spend time with family, enjoy the pipes and drums as well was compete in competitions. Today, we keep that part of Scottish heritage alive and well.

Other Scottish Festivals

Enjoy your Scottish heritage at other events
throughout the summer: 

Other Scottish Festivals

Keep in Touch

Event Address:

 200 Christopher Drive, Cambridge, ON N1R 4S4
 

Mailing Address:

 Mail 491 Edenvalley Cres, Waterloo, On., N2T 1Y4


 info (@) cambridgescottishfestival.ca
 519-740-4681 #7927
 

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