Cow and Ox

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Cow and Ox

Post by Stevenloan » Mon Oct 01, 2018 2:03 am

Hi everybody! What do you call a cow or an ox who is about 5 months old and a half and weighs from 50 to 60 kilos?

Your answers will be greatly appreciated.

StevenLoan
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Re: Cow and Ox

Post by BonnieL » Mon Oct 01, 2018 10:33 pm

That would be a calf. They are called calves from birth to weaning, or up to about a year old. A female calf is also called a heifer.
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Re: Cow and Ox

Post by Stevenloan » Tue Oct 02, 2018 3:16 pm

BonnieL : Thanks a lot for the terms. They're really useful.

StevenLoan
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