putting rope through cow nose piercing (india)


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I took this photo at a cattle market I stumbled upon on the road in West Bengal (India).­

All the local farmers were there to buy and sell livestock.­

This young farmer was pulling a small rope through the piercing in the nose of his cow (a common technique to hold the animal on a leash).­

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Cattle Market (India) Cows India 2013
National Highway 34, Mahashunda, West Bengal 733143, India