Celebrated on July 9th
Calves and grownup cows have the ability to discriminate between familiar as well as unfamiliar animals belonging to same species or different species. For instance, calves can discriminate between humans. Those who handled them calves well, the calves will get close easily while those who don’t handle them well, the calves will try and avoid them.
Cows have no upper front teeth. They press their sharp bottom teeth against the top hard palate of their mouth to cut blades of grass. A cow has 32 teeth, and will chew about 40-50 times a minute. A cow will chew for up to eight hours a day Cows move their jaws about 40,000 times a day.
A Holstein’s spots are like a fingerprint. No two cows have exactly the same pattern of black and white spots. They are all different. Cows are red-green colorblind. In a bullfight, its the waving of the cape that attracts the bull not the red color