cattle

Cattle have a distinct personalities and highly developed emotions. They also live in herds with a clear hierarchy structure. Under natural conditions, they spend most of the time grazing, during which they cover several kilometres per day. Cattle can live for up to 20 years, however, in commercial beef farming they are slaughtered at an average age of 18 months while in the dairy industry, female milking cows are killed between 5 - 7 years, and male bobby calves are slaughtered within days of birth. 

Worth knowing about cattle

Dairy cow

10 Facts about Dairy Cattle

Interesting and surprising facts about cows
 

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Cattle with horns in the pasture

Mutilation of Cattle

Painful interventions are carried out on cattle without anaesthesia

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A Bonding Affair

Family bonds are not exclusive to humans.

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FOUR PAWS

has been working for decades to improve conditions of farm animals

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