cows are the most common type of large domesticated ungulates. They are a prominent modern member of the subfamily. The first cow in America arrived in Jamestown colony in 1611. Until the 1850’s, nearly every family had its own cow. Cows are as diverse as cats, dogs, and people: Some are bright; others are slow learners. Some are bold and adventurous; others are shy and timid. In the U.S., more than 29 million cows suffer and die in the meat and dairy industries every year. When still very young, many cows are branded. Cows produce milk for the same reason that humans do: to nourish their young. In order to force them to continue producing milk, factory farm operators typically. ?t shot with Canon 5D Mark III. full HD.