June 2013

Cows have four teats, right?

June 29, 2013

SOME COWS HAVE EXTRA TEATS: Literature sources state as many as 50% of domestic cattle have more than four teats, known as supernumerary teats.  Extra teats may be part of a very small milk gland, or have no milk gland underneath. This is not unique to cattle, and is one of the mysteries of the development of [...]

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