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DO COWS SIT DOWN WHEN IT IS GOING TO RAIN
« on: 02/05/2009 23:18:56 »
is this a myth or is  it true, do cows really sit down when it is about to rain or do they just sit down because they are tired?

Plz feel free to answer even if you dont know (give your thoughts)


 

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« Reply #1 on: 02/05/2009 23:47:58 »
It hasn't been proven (to my knowlege) but cows could due to sencing a change in air pressure that we dont therefor knowing its going to rain and posibly keeping a patch dry, just a theory.

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« Reply #2 on: 02/05/2009 23:56:59 »
It hasn't been proven (to my knowlege) but cows could due to sencing a change in air pressure that we dont therefor knowing its going to rain and posibly keeping a patch dry, just a theory.

Hope this helps ~sHiMmY



That sounds probable and thanks:)
 

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« Reply #3 on: 03/05/2009 05:27:25 »
I think it is a myth.
 

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DO COWS SIT DOWN WHEN IT IS GOING TO RAIN
« Reply #4 on: 03/05/2009 10:14:48 »
do cows really sit down when it is about to rain


I'd wager that some do.
 

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« Reply #5 on: 03/05/2009 10:17:32 »
The reason i asked is that on my way to Perth (UK) about a couple of mins before it started to rain some of the cows sat down.
 

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« Reply #6 on: 03/05/2009 11:05:42 »
They can look up at the sky and see if it is about to rain, just like we can. Except we can go indoors, and they can't sometimes, so they take a seat. :)
 

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