Cows are considered holy in India, but they are not revered for their intelligence. Some even think that cows are plain dumb. But here is a cow (out of the many you’ll find on YouTube) doing what only a cow can do – drinking water by operating a hand-pump. Next time someone remarks, “Gain ki tarah seedha hai” (As innocent as a cow) – which technically means you are dumb – show them this video.
B.A. Pass Cow on Vimeo.
The trick is very simple, but one wonders why the cameraman did not just help the beast quench his thirst. Typical human, perhaps.