Fact - The smallest type of cow is a breed called Dexter,
which was bred a small size for household living.
Fact - Cows were domesticated about 5,000 years ago.
Fact - Cows can see colour.
Fact - Cows can detect odours up to 5 miles away.
Fact - A 1,000 pound cow produces an average of
10 tons of manure a year.
Fact - Per day, a cow spends 6 hours eating and 8 hours chewing cud.
Fact - The average cow drinks about 30 gallons of water
and eats about 95 pounds of feed per day.
Fact - A cow stands up and lies down about 14 times a day.
Fact - A cow's heart beats between 60 and 70 beats per minute.
Fact - Cows can hear lower and higher frequencies better than humans.
For Bookings and Information please Contact:Lindsey or Ned at Docker Park Farm Visitor Centre in Lancashireon 015242 21331