Dairy Cows in Ohio Slumber On Waterbeds

Mooove over, grassy field. Some cows in Ohio have found a new, moreluxuriousplace to rest their weary limbs: waterbeds.

A dairy farm owner in Wellington bought $300 waterbeds for his 200 cows. Dave Conrad told Cleveland's WJW-TV that he believes the clean, low maintenance rubber mattresses take pressure off the animals' bodies. "In the past five or six months, our milk quality has gone up quite a bit," he told the station.


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