Facts & Fun

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Fun Facts About Cows

  • One cow produces about 350,000 glasses of milk in her lifetime.

  • Each cow drinks a bathtub full of water every day.

  • It takes about 10 pounds of milk to make one pound of cheese.

  • A gallon of milk weights 8.5 pounds.

  • Vanilla is America's favorite flavor of ice cream. Chocolate is 2nd.

  • Like snowflakes, no two cows have exactly the same pattern of spots.

  • It is possible to lead a cow upstairs but not downstairs because a cow's knees cannot bend properly in order to walk down.

  • Cows have four stomachs.

  • Cows have a total of 32 teeth, all on the bottom of their mouths. Instead of teeth on the top of their mouths, they have a tough pad of skin.

  • Cows can detect smells up to six miles away!