While I was taking the photo of the calf that I showed yesterday, this cow kept a close eye on me. I think it wanted to make sure I kept my distance. It worked. I did.
The large hump on their shoulders, the floppy ears, and the dewlap skin below the chin are distinctive traits of Brahman cattle. They are the most popular cattle in our area because they tolerate the warm climate very well.
We have photos from Julie's recent raft trip through the Grand Canyon posted this week on our Viva la Voyage travel photo site. I have hiked to the bottom of the Grand Canyon (and back up), but have never rafted through it, which is a far superior experience.