Cows can be pessimistic and it affects their ability to cope with stress: UBC study

A Canadian Press article on dairy cows research at UBC was published on CBC. The study suggests dairy cows experience characteristics such as pessimism and optimism.

Benjamin Lecorps, a PhD student in the animal welfare program, believes that cows’ outlook can affect how they deal with stressful situations.

The article also appeared on Vancouver is Awesome.