Heck cattle are a hardy breed of domestic cattle. These cattle are the result of an attempt to breed back the extinct aurochs from modern aurochs-derived cattle in the 1920s and 1930s.
Heck Cattle, an attempt to reverse breed the extinct aurochs
A bull from the breed, Heck Cattle, suspected remnants of the Nazi's efforts to recreate the extinct Auroch breed.
Oostvaardersplassen. Heck cattle
"Heck" cattle. Developed in the 30's by Nazi scientists. Weird but true.
Heck cattle, winter
Derek Gow had to thin herd of Heck cattle – linked to extinct European wild ox – because they were too aggressive