6 feet tall cow recognised as tallest cow by Guinness Records

6 feet tall cow recognised as tallest cow by Guinness Records

The Guinness World Records has recognised a 6 feet tall cow as the tallest cow in the world. The cow from the Holstein breed, died during the month of May but is now recognised as the tallest cow in the world till date.

The owner said that the cow was even taller when it was younger. The 13-year-old cow lived on an Illinois farmabd was named Blosom. The cow died on 26 May due to a leg injury. It will be featured in the 2016 Guinness Book of World Records.Blosom measured 190 cm shortly before she passed away.

Owner Patty Meads-Hanson said in a Guinness World Records news release, said that the cow was not affected by so much attention given to her as she was surrounded.

Guinness World Records Editor-in Chief, Craig Glenday, said in the release that, "We hold our tallest animals at Guinness World Records in an extremely high regard due to their uniqueness and rarity in finding. We were devastated when we heard the news of Blosom's death as she was such a friendly and gorgeous animal and her owner equally as wonderful and took such great care of her."


User login



You May Have Missed...

Ramanujan-Hardy number relates to elliptic curves and K3 surfaces
Sat, 10/17/2015 - 04:23

A team of mathematical experts have said that 1729, which is also known as the Ramanujan-Hardy number, is linked to aspects of string theory and...


Nigeria Update

Fresh Polio Cases lead to WHO Travel Restrictions on Pakistan and Syria
Tue, 05/06/2014 - 00:45

World Health Organization has slapped international travel restrictions on Pakistan, Cameroon...


Economy Watch

US Import Prices decline in April
Thu, 05/14/2015 - 01:13

For a straight 10th month, US import prices declined in April. The decline could be due to the...


Health Tonight

Investigation launched into Jonnie Meek's death
Sat, 10/10/2015 - 02:52

An investigation has been launched in to the death of Jonnie Meek, who was three years old when...


Science Tonight

Ramanujan-Hardy number relates to elliptic curves and K3 surfaces
Sat, 10/17/2015 - 04:23

A team of mathematical experts have said that 1729, which is also known as the Ramanujan-Hardy...


UK News

Study shows climate change might change Earth’s shape
Sun, 10/04/2015 - 02:58

According to a new study, climate change might change the shape of the planet as it will...


Pharmaceuticals

Aetna
Sat, 01/17/2015 - 06:04

Aetna inc., health care company, on Friday announced that it has signed a deal with Gilead...


US News

Benefits of switching to ICD-10
Mon, 10/05/2015 - 12:26

As many as 165,000 diagnosis and inpatient procedure codes were included in America’s medical...


Technology Tonight

Scientists using owl as inspiration for new aircraft engines
Tue, 08/18/2015 - 11:12

According to new study, a team of scientists are using owl as an inspiration for developing...