The Watusi, sometimes called the Ankole-Watusi, is a medium sized breed of cattle which is originally from Africa. The animals are easy to spot in a crowd due to their large, very distinctive horns. These horns can grow up to 8 feet from tip to tip and serve to both protect and help cool off the animal.
The Ankole-Watusi is an old breed of cattle, with pictures of similar cattle being found on Egyptian pyramid walls! The Watusi eats grass and leaves, preferring to graze on savannas and open grasslands. They can weigh up to 1,200 for females and 1,600 for males and are known to be have an easy going temperament.