Bob Dube of Round Top measures the horns of his longhorn steer Awww Dude during the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo at NRG Center on Monday. Longhorn cattle, in Texas bigger-is-better fashion, are being bred for longer horns. In October 2014, a longhorn earned the Guinness World Record for longest horn spread on a steer with a measurement of nearly 10 feet.
Bob Dube of Round Top measures the horns of his longhorn steer Awww Dude during the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo at NRG Center on Monday. Longhorn cattle, in Texas bigger-is-better fashion, are being bred for longer horns. In October 2014, a longhorn earned the Guinness World Record for longest horn spread on a steer with a measurement of nearly 10 feet. Brett Coomer Houston Chronicle via AP
Bob Dube of Round Top measures the horns of his longhorn steer Awww Dude during the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo at NRG Center on Monday. Longhorn cattle, in Texas bigger-is-better fashion, are being bred for longer horns. In October 2014, a longhorn earned the Guinness World Record for longest horn spread on a steer with a measurement of nearly 10 feet. Brett Coomer Houston Chronicle via AP

Longhorns now often found in shows, rather than on the range

March 12, 2016 06:47 PM