For those who think that dairy farming provides a romantic view of happy maidens milking their smiling cows this article might be shocking news. The fate of a cow is completely dependent on its gender. After giving birth a calf is being taken away from its mother for the reason of giving milk to you and not to the calf. If the young baby cow is male, it might even be killed immediately or raised a few more months for veal. If it’s female, it is going to face the same fate like its mother. Read on to learn more about the cruel practices on a dairy farm.