17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
I love yaks!

This yak that belonged to horse herders in Northern Mongolia had just been milked and seemed as curious about me as I was about it. They are beautiful and fascinating creatures that I imagine to be part cow and part horse yet they are dog-like too in character.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Mongolia
Camera: iPhone XS
Copyright: © Shivaun Nelson