Cow eats chicken

KOLKATA, India (Reuters) – When dozens of chickens went missing from a remote West Bengal village, everyone blamed the neighborhood dogs.But Ajit Ghosh, the owner of the missing chickens, eventually solved the puzzle when he caught his cow — a sacred animal for the Hindu family — gobbling up several of them at night.”We think lack of vital minerals in the body is causing this behavior. We have taken a look and have asked doctors to look into the case immediately,” Mihir Satpathy, a district veterinary officer, said by phone. LinkMineral deficiency my ass! This is a case of Black Sheep.

2007.03.08