Times Past: The Queen’s Bull is crowned champion


Queen’s Elizabeth Highland bull became an internet sensation back in 2013 when he swept the boards at a major cattle show.

Ruaridh 1st of Ubhaidh rose to fame and gained an international audience after the judging of class-7 at Glasgow Cattle Show was captured and posted on Youtube.

It is believed that the champion in question was acquired from the herd of Roy Tylden a year prior to the competition.

Patron

Her Majesty is considered one of the country’s top Highland breeders and is a patron of the Highland Cattle Society.

A fold of Highland cattle is now retained on the grounds of Balmoral Castle in Scotland. According to the website of Balmoral Castle, the working estate is home to 100 Highland Cattle, and The Queen’s Highland, Fell and Haflinger ponies.

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