Kingdom : Animalia
                          Class : Mammalia
                       Family : Bovidae
        Scientific Name : Bos Taurus

                       Size(L) : 1.5m - 1.8m
                                       ( 5ft - 6ft)
                       Weight : 400kg - 800kg 
                                       ( 881lbs - 1,760lbs)
                 Top Speed : 40km/h (25mph)
                  Life Span : 12 - 20 years

                      Colour : Brown, Black, White
                 Skin Type : Leather
Distinctive Features : Thick leathery skin 
                                    and complex digestive 
                                       system
  1. Cows are raised in many countries all around the world.
  2. They are mainly raised for milk, meat and leather.
  3. There are mainly kept by farmers.
  4. In India, Cows are worshipped as sacred animals.
  5. They move around in herds of 40-50 cows.
  6. They are able to interbreed with species that are closely related to them like the Yak and the Bison.
  7. Strangely, the cow is unable to breed successfully with Buffalo or Water Buffalo.
  8. There are around 1.5 million cows all around the world.
  9. Cows are herbivores mainly grazing on grasslands and shrubbery.
  10. Interestingly, a cow has a stomach with four separate compartments.
  11. Which helps them digest those foods which are not easily digestible by other animals.
  12. As opposed to the popular notion, the cows are color blind.
  13. Which means that red color is not the reason for the bulls to get aggressive in bull fights.
  14. The methane released through cow’s burping and flatulence contributes to 18% of the greenhouse gases.

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