The oldest cow ever recorded was a cow named “Big Bertha”, she died 3 months short of her 49th birthday on New Year’s Eve, 1993. She also holds the record for lifetime breeding as she produced 39 calves!
Cows can’t vomit.
The average cow produces enough milk each day to fill six one-gallon jugs, about 55 pounds of milk
The greatest amount of milk produced in one year was 59,298 lbs by a Holstein cow named Robthom Sue Paddy- That’s 6,895 gallons of milk, more than one tanker truck full of milk!
Dairy cows can produce 125 lbs of saliva a day
If you’ve ever wondered how cows are milked, this short video will fill you in!