Short Essay on 'Cow' (125 Words)Short Essay on 'Cow' (125 Words)
In India, the people worship the cow. The cow is given "mother's" status in our religion. It is a pious animal. Cow dung also is a good fertilizer, which is generally used in cultivated fields for better growth of crops. After the cow dies, its skin is used in making shoes, bags, etc., and its bones are used in making buttons, combs, knife handles and similar other useful articles.
So the cow is a very useful animal to us.
The biggest use of a bull is that it gives us milk. Fresh milk is very good for our health. We can drink it plain or by adding some flavors. We can also make many things out of it like butter, ghee, ice-creams, sweets and many other things.
The other use of a cow is that it can be used to till the fields by making it drag a hoe. Now-a-days some farmers in India use bull for this job.
Cows are also used to draw bullock carts. They can run quite fast and can also drag heavy loads after them. They are very patient animals and work hard even after they are tired.
A cow lives mostly on grass. It has to be fed well. Only then it give a lot of milk. We must be very kind to cows, because they are very useful, meek animals and never do us any harm. We must never beat them or cause pain to them in any way. A calf must always be allowed to be with its mother. They should not be separated.
Cows are also killed for their meat. They are given a lot of fodder and are killed when they are fat. Many people in India do not like to eat meat. They consider it a sin to hurt a cow.
The cow dung is used as a fuel after drying it. Leather goods are made out of the skin of a cow. Thus cows have proved to be very useful to man. they are respected as holy creatures in India and are also worshiped. Let us treat these gentle animals with kindness.