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Rapa das Bestas
Ranchers tame wild horses with stick and rope in the arena during the Rapa das Bestas (Shearing of the Beasts) festival in Torroña, Spain, 5 June 2011. The herds of of wild horses roam freely the hills of Galicia in the north-western Spain. Each year, in the beginning of summer, villagers herd horses down from the higher ground, rounding them up in the curro, a centuries-old stone arena. Here, ranchers catch the animals one by one and shear their manes and tails. Some of the young men,...more »
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Date > 5 Jun 2010
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