Top 10 Dairy Animals

Dairy animals are mammals you can milk and eat the milk products. In some regions people milk horses and camels.

The Top Ten

1 Cow Cow Cattle—colloquially cows—are the most common type of large domesticated ungulates. They are a prominent modern member of the subfamily Bovinae, are the most widespread species of the genus Bos, and are most commonly classified collectively as Bos taurus.

Here's a list that makes one wonder what a man was doing to these animals when he discovered the nutritional values of dairy products. - PositronWildhawk

2 Sheep Sheep The sheep is a quadrupedal, ruminant mammal typically kept as livestock. Like all ruminants, sheep are members of the order Artiodactyla, the even-toed ungulates.
3 Goat Goat The domestic goat is a subspecies of goat domesticated from the wild goat of southwest Asia and Eastern Europe.

so kvlt! - EliHbk

4 Donkey Donkey

Aka ass milk, ass cheese - both are expensive luxury products. Donkey milk is also used in cosmetic products.
Cleopatra, the Egypt pharaoh, was said to bathe in donkey milk to keep her skin soft and beautiful, for which she needed 700 lactating donkeys in order to supply the milk for her daily bathing regime. - Metal_Treasure

5 Water Buffalo Water Buffalo

India is the largest producer and consumer of water buffalo cattle and milk.
These animals are also raised in Italy to make Mozzarella di Bufala. - Metal_Treasure

6 Yak Yak

Yaks are very similar to cows and their milk is also similar but yak milk is maybe a little richer than cow milk.
Yaks live in central Asia. Genghis Kahn and his hordes powered by yak milk. - Metal_Treasure

7 Moose

Not common but there are moose dairies in Russia. Moose milk is pine-scented and this makes it a delicacy. It is also believed that moose milk can cure peptic ulcers. - Metal_Treasure

Moose are cool

8 Reindeer Reindeer

Yes, you can milk a reindeer. Reindeer milk is the only milk used by the Laplanders in northern Scandinavia because reindeer is the only animal that can withstand such a cold climate. Milk is very low in volume per animal - the female reindeer only gives about one to two cups of milk each day. People claim milk is delicious, creamy and high-fat.
Other products - reindeer cheese, reindeer yogurt. - Metal_Treasure

9 Camel Camel

Not very kvlt - EliHbk

Camel milk is traditionally popular in hot climates but in the U.S. there are several camel milking facilities - Metal_Treasure

10 Horse Horse The horse is one of two extant subspecies of Equus ferus. It is an odd-toed ungulate mammal belonging to the taxonomic family Equidae, and can be tamed, bred, and trained, as a mount.

In Central Asia fermented horse milk is used to make a slightly alcoholic, fermented drink called Kumiss. - Metal_Treasure

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