Cow, Movies, Songs, Trivia 1200x800

Cow Facts & Trivia

Cow Facts

  • Cows are herbivores meaning they eat grasses, plants, corn.
  • Cows have 32 teeth
  • A cow has one stomach with four compartments. The rumen, reticulum, omasum and the abomasum.
  • Cows have almost a 360 degree panoramic field of vision
  • A cow is a mature female and a bull is an adult male of the bovine family
  • Cows are milked for an average of three to four years
  • There are about 920 different breeds of cows in the world.
  • A cow must have a calf to be able to produce milk
  • Cows can live 25 years.
  • Cows are ruminants, which are cud chewing mammals.
  • The average body temperature of a cow is around 101.5 degrees Fahrenheit
  • Until the 1850’s, nearly every family in the United States owned a cow
  • The World Championship Cow Chip Throw is held each April in Beaver, Oklahoma.
  • People would travel with their cows in order to have milk with them
  • There are over a billion cows in the world
  • Cows are sacred in India
  • Cows are color blind to red and green.
  • Cows eat around 40 pounds of food a day
  • A cow is able to smell something as far as six miles away
  • An average dairy cow weighs about 1290 pounds
  • Cows chew about 50 times per minute
  • Cows form friendship and also hold grudges for years
  • Happier cows produce more milk
  • A cow will walk miles to find her calves.
  • The average body temperature of a cow is 101.5 degrees F.
  • Cows live on every continent except Antarctica
  • A cow can run 35 mph.
  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Chordata
  • Class: Mammalia
  • Order: Artiodactyla
  • Family: Bovidae
  • Genus: Bos

Cow Movies

  • Barnyard,(2006)
  • Cow Belles,(2006)
  • Home on the Range, (2004)
  • The Price of Milk, (2000)
  • The Cow, (1969)

Cow Songs

  • Black Cow by Steely Dan
  • Brown Chicken Brown Cow by Track Adkins
  • For All the Cows by Foo Fighters
  • Milk Cow Blues by The Kinks

Famous Cows

  • Babe the Blue Ox, from the story “Paul Bunyan”
  • Ben the Cow, from the movie “Barnyard”
  • Clarabelle Cow, the Disney cartoon character
  • Cow, from the TV show “Cow and Chicken”
  • Elsie the Cow,symbol of Borden Milk
  • Gladys the Cow, from “Sesame Street”
  • Mrs O’Leary’s Cow, Accused of burning down Chicago

Shamanic Spirit Animal Reading 935x500

***Special Note About Comments*** is SO blessed to receive TONS of readers and commenters from all over the globe. We have thousands of participants and I would love to personally respond to each comment and question. Though I'm trying to figure out how to be more like the Octopus and have eight arms to work with, for now I only have two. This means I can only respond as time allows. If your Spirit, Totem, or Power Animal question is deeply important to you, perhaps you'll consider booking a Shamanic Spirit Animal Reading with me.

Leave A Comment

Send this to a friend