Media playback is unsupported on your device

French cows settling into Highland life

11 October 2012 Last updated at 15:48 BST

A breed of cow which originates in the French Pyrenees has found a new home in the Highlands.

The gascon cow has proved increasingly popular with farmers in the area who say it is as hardy and more productive than the native Highland cow.

BBC Scotland's Jackie O'Brien reports from Sutherland.