When you think of a man's best friend, a pet cow is probably not the first thing that pops into your mind! And that's a shame because these adorable cows are more similar to dogs than you think - and Bored Panda has made a compilation of photos to prove it!

Just like dogs, these cute cows love to cuddle; they give kisses, get curious, play with a ball, and enjoy good old back rub. And there's such a variety between them - from huge fluffy cows to tiny miniature cows; there's an adorable animal for everyone to love. And don't start us on the charms of baby cows!

We hope this will encourage you to see them as sensitive animals, which they are, and inspire a more ethical treatment of these magnificent creatures.

#1

A Cuddly Scottish Cow

A Cuddly Scottish Cow

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Pamela
Community Member
3 years ago

Scottish cows are so beautiful !

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#2

This Sweet Baby Cow

This Sweet Baby Cow

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nanashi
Community Member
3 years ago

I'm pretty sure that's a teddy bear

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#3

Dogs Love Cows Too

Dogs Love Cows Too

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CatShatBrix
Community Member
3 years ago

Whoa, more like 'cows love dogs too'!

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#4

Cows Will Be Your Friend If You Treat Them Nicely

Cows Will Be Your Friend If You Treat Them Nicely

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CatShatBrix
Community Member
3 years ago

Aww I wonder if it snores

Community Member
3 years ago

like"Moough"

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Jennifer .S
Community Member
3 years ago

I think I remember this in another article, where he literally sat in a field and a random cow came and fell asleep on him. Of course then he couldn't move, without disturbing his new friend

Emmy Funke
Community Member
3 years ago

Sigh....❤️

Asha VP
Community Member
1 year ago

All these cuteness....just to be milked and slaughtered....I really don't want to look at these pics and sigh

Cookie
Community Member
3 years ago

You should take off your boots and walk barefoot on such nice grass!

Zori the degu
Community Member
3 years ago

You've found a really cute friend to keep you company!

Debbie Dudas
Community Member
3 years ago

Sweet

Maggie Dougherty
Community Member
3 years ago

Ahh, now that's what I call man's best friend. His cow!! Who knew?? Sweet thing <3

Ie Va
Community Member
3 years ago

And if u dont eat them after u are nice to them.

Cindy Sandberg
Community Member
3 years ago

Adorable

Shinomi Chan
Community Member
3 years ago

Aww, adorable! :3

Vanessica Bloxgirl
Community Member
3 years ago

Awww I wish i was there

Polfsky Pol
Community Member
3 years ago

I never knew cows can be so affectionate.

Pattie Kelly
Community Member
3 years ago

Isn't life great?

Cip IESAN
Community Member
3 years ago

It's tired, after fetching sticks and frisbees all day long!

Sarah White
Community Member
3 years ago

Iseen the original before and the caption was "I was sitting down in a field and someone's cow just came up to me and fucking sat on my lap." Or something along those lines haha XD

Sadie Maruno
Community Member
3 years ago

the real caption for this is *someone help me someones f*cking cow fell asleep on me and i can't get it off or ill wake it up* (its along the lines of that definitely has the swear word)

Here to Troll
Community Member
3 years ago

There's no such thing as a "real caption".

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#5

My Cow Thinks He's A Dog... We Left The Door Open For 5 Minutes

My Cow Thinks He's A Dog... We Left The Door Open For 5 Minutes

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CatShatBrix
Community Member
3 years ago

Moo... I mean woof

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#6

Cow Snuggles

Cow Snuggles

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CatShatBrix
Community Member
3 years ago

*Wrap!*

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#7

Cow Catching Snowflakes On His Tongue

Cow Catching Snowflakes On His Tongue

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CatShatBrix
Community Member
3 years ago

He got one!

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#8

So I Was Out Walking My Mini Cow When Howie Mandel Stopped For A Picture

So I Was Out Walking My Mini Cow When Howie Mandel Stopped For A Picture

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CatShatBrix
Community Member
3 years ago

Are you friggin serious?

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#9

Cows Are Extremely Curious Creatures

Cows Are Extremely Curious Creatures

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CatShatBrix
Community Member
3 years ago

What is that thing?

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#10

Baby Cow That Likes To Cuddle

Baby Cow That Likes To Cuddle

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CatShatBrix
Community Member
3 years ago

Stroke... stroke...

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#11

Cows Love Being Cuddled

Cows Love Being Cuddled

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Neeraj Jha
Community Member
3 years ago

That dog is like wtf man?

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#12

Happy Cows Returning To The Pasture After A Long Winter In The Cow Shed

Happy Cows Returning To The Pasture After A Long Winter In The Cow Shed

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CatShatBrix
Community Member
3 years ago

FREEDOM!!

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#13

Cows Are Very Affectionate

Cows Are Very Affectionate

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CatShatBrix
Community Member
3 years ago

Cow hugs!

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#14

Sitting Like A Dog

Sitting Like A Dog

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Pamela
Community Member
3 years ago

Whose a good boy?! You are ! Yes you are baby cow !!

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#15

Radar Is Now 11 Months Old But Still Loves His Dog Bed

Radar Is Now 11 Months Old But Still Loves His Dog Bed

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TC
Community Member
3 years ago

Wait till he becomes a big bull... Try find him a bigger bed... !!

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#16

Little Cow Looks So Happy

Little Cow Looks So Happy

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Heidi Stokke
Community Member
3 years ago

If I had a best friend with rainbow hair, I'd be happy too :) <3

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#17

Cow Loves Rolling His Bale Of Hay

Cow Loves Rolling His Bale Of Hay

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CatShatBrix
Community Member
3 years ago

Looks like a tree trunk

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#18

Who Doesn't Like Back Scratches?

Who Doesn't Like Back Scratches?

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Jeff
Community Member
3 years ago

I love how the machine is called HappyCow

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#19

Naps And Cuddles

Naps And Cuddles

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Zori the degu
Community Member
3 years ago

Hope the calf doesn't wake up faster than the boy, because calves love to chew on different clothes! ;)

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#20

Cows Make Great Companions

Cows Make Great Companions

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CatShatBrix
Community Member
3 years ago

They look so comfy

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#21

Herbie Gets A New Ball

Herbie Gets A New Ball

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Char Char
Community Member
3 years ago

Just like a doggo with a new ball!

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#22

We Found Oliver's Favorite Spot To Be Scratched

We Found Oliver's Favorite Spot To Be Scratched

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Flinkie
Community Member
3 years ago

So cute >w<

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#23

Smile

Smile

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Madeline Bublik
Community Member
3 years ago

She looks like LaurDIY

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#24

Boy And His Cow Lose Out At Dairy Fair

Boy And His Cow Lose Out At Dairy Fair

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CatShatBrix
Community Member
3 years ago

I lost count of how many sleeping photos there are in this page...

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#25

They Think That He's A Cow Or That They Are Dogs?

They Think That He's A Cow Or That They Are Dogs?

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nanashi
Community Member
3 years ago

"hello tiny cow"

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#26

Everybody Loves Belly Rubs

Everybody Loves Belly Rubs

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CatShatBrix
Community Member
3 years ago

That's one small cow

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#27

Cows Having Fun Playing With A Hay Bale

Cows Having Fun Playing With A Hay Bale

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CatShatBrix
Community Member
3 years ago

Don't let it get away!

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#28

A Boy And His Cow Napping At The Goshen Fair

A Boy And His Cow Napping At The Goshen Fair

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CatShatBrix
Community Member
3 years ago

ANOTHER ONE?

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#29

The Sweet Giant

The Sweet Giant

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Janet Martin
Community Member
3 years ago

Is that lady tiny or is this bovine gigantic???? Truly a gentle giant.

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#30

Babies

Babies

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Manuela Simon
Community Member
3 years ago

Cow is cuter

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