We heifer bovine social media (not a real thing yet) storm on our hands. The UK's cattle population has got beef with Google, after its mapping service decided to protect the privacy of a mysterious cow at Coe Fen, Cambridge. Read more >>
This is Bessie. She was shot by armed police in Newcastle recently, and will be remembered this Friday with a memorial vigil planned to let locals express the sadness at her sad, tarmac-based passing. Read more >>
Dairy farmers routinely feed their cows finger-sized magnets that settle in their digestive tracts to help keep them healthy. This is not bizarre homeopathy, but a legitimate treatment for a stomach-churning ailment called "hardware disease".