EASILY SPOTTED: Texas Longhorns are easily recognizable by their namesake horns. The span between them can reach almost seven feet wide! Longhorns are highly desirable for their resistance to disease and ability to survive in difficult conditions such as droughts. SPANISH BOVINE: Texas Longhorns are one of the oldest breeds of cattle in the Americas, brought by Spanish colonists including Christopher Colombus. Their ancestors were a genetic hybrid of the European (taurine) and Indian (zebu) breeds of cattle. MADE WITH INDUSTRYLEADING STANDARDS: Like all Safari Ltd products, this figurine has been individually hand painted, features quality construction from phthalate and leadfree materials, and includes an educational hangtag in 5 languages. REALISTIC APPEARANCE FOR MULTIPLE USES: Realistic, educational, and fun, this figurine is suitable for a range of interests, including collectors, enthusiasts, teachers, and kids. Admire it on a shelf, use it in the classroom, or simply enjoy playing with it. PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS: At 5 inches long and 3 inches tall, this Texas Longhorn figure is about the size of a standard index card. The figure features an updated coloration, with a black and white mottled coat, cream colored horns with black tips, brown hooves, and a pinkish gray nose.