US Ambassador to Hungary Colleen Bell visits the autumn herding of the "Racka" sheep in Hortobágy

Sunday, October 25, 2015

US ambassador to Hungary Colleen Bell visited this year's ceremonial herding of "Racka" sheep and Hungarian gray cattle over the nine-hole bridge in Hortobágy.

The Ambassador dressed in typical “Hortobágy” shepherd costume and trying out whip cracking.

The Ambassador sitting in a yurt

Miss Bell said the United States and Hungary were both committed to the environment, and the protection of natural habitat. We ensure the future of our children and the future generations by defending our cultural and natural environment.

Racka sheep

Hungarian gray cattle

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