I’m not kidding.
It’s seems that the National Socialists revered these ancient bovines called Auroch. They roamed Europe for 250,000 years but had gone extinct in 1627. The National Socialists tried to breed a similar animal.
Once again, Hitler and his pals were right. Modern conservationists believe the Auroch were key to preserving the continent’s ecosystem and they are ‘rewilding’ very similar animals called the Taurus onto the plains now. Read more here. The video below is interesting too.