“I eat cows instead of pigs because cows are stupid.” Think again.

Via Waylon Lewis
on Jun 20, 2011
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“If you thought cows were dumb, think again.”

We know pigs are smart. Smarter than dogs. But cows? Well, here’s a new insight into the bovine brain—and tongue:



About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now elephantjournal.com & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. elephantjournal.com | His first book, Things I would like to do with You, is now available.


5 Responses to ““I eat cows instead of pigs because cows are stupid.” Think again.”

  1. edgh says:

    I talked with a large animal vet while we tried to get a horse to comply to treatment. He said cattle are much smarter than horses!

  2. edgh says:

    Many many animals are carnivorous. They kill to survive, naturally. Why do you think homo sapiens shouldn't be thought of as part of the animal kingdom

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