When a cow dies in Liechtenstein, the principality’s newspapers run the animal’s obituary.
A belted Galloway cow is also known as an “Oreo.” It’s black with a wide white band around the midriff.
If you want a ton of milk a day, get 60 cows.
One good dairy cow can turn out enough milk, butter, cheese to feed a family of four for 17 years.
A pasture that can support one cow can support four deer.
The longer the daylight, the more milk the dairy cow makes.
A prize Holstein cow can produce more than three times her weight in milk a year.
A dairy cow, if typical, gets up and down 14 times in 24 hours.
Milk inside the cow is 101.5 degrees F.
Cows have seven stomachs.
No two cows have identical nose prints.
A “yakow” is a cross between a yak and a cow.
In the cowboy lingo of the Old West, a “ketch hand” was another name for someone who roped a calf.
Cows devour and digest their hay better when fed on the ground instead of from raised racks.
A dairy cow gives enough milk to be worth her keep for 5 to 7 years.
A penguin can swim a lot faster than a salmon.