Mini cows are ADORABLE and popping up all over the internet. While they may be incredibly cute and cuddly, the real question is…. do they make good pets? We’re diving into all the details on miniature cattle.

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How big do mini cows get?

Midsize mini cows average 42 to 48 inches. Standard mini cows are between 36 to 42 inches. Micro-mini cows are less than 36 inches in height measured at the hip.

Are mini cows good pets?

Mini cows can be great pets if you have the space and time for one. They have temperaments comparable to pet dogs, gentle and kind in nature. And while they can provide companionship, they’re also great for several other reasons.

  • mini cows can produce 1 to 1.5 gallons of milk per session
  • they don’t require much space.
  • can be contained with simple fencing methods

Do mini cows stay small?


Size of Miniature Cows

Midsize  average 42 to 48 inches.

Standard  are between 36 to 42 inches.

Micro-minis are less than 36 inches in height measured at the hip.

Do mini cows produce milk?

Yes. A mini cow will produce around one to one and a half gallons of milk in one milking.

How much do mini cows cost?

Miniature cattle range in price from $1800to $3500 per cow.

Miniature Cattle Breeds

  • Miniature Belted Galloway
  • Dexter Mini Cow
  • Jersey Mini Cows
  • Miniature Zebu Cows
  • Miniature Herefords
  • Mini Panda Cow
  • Lowline Angus
  • Mini Texa Longhorns

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