Cow Fighting in Black & White

In the alpine region of the canton Valais in Switzerland, there is a century-long tradition of cow fightings. The black & white photos below were taken at the National HĂ©rens Cow Festival (Combat de Reines) in the Alpine village of Aproz, Switzerland May 5 and 6, 2012.

Find more photos in color of the cow fightings, as well as background information at The Battle of the Cow Queens and Switzerland’s Cow Combats.

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