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Cow (Cattle)
Name: Cow, Cattle, Family Bovidae

Description: Large, four-legged, domesticated ungulate. Colors range from black and white to shades of brown.

Location: Worldwide

Special Features:

  • Raised as livestock for meat and milk
  • About 1.4 billion head of cattle worldwide
  • Have one stomach, with four compartments
  • Are mostly color-blind
  • A cow emits a large amount of methane gas in a single day
  • Cows have 32 teeth
  • A female is a cow, a male is a bull
  • Diet: Ruminants, eating most grass and other plants and grains.

    Neat Fact: In India, cows are subject to respect and religious ceremonies in their honor.

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