Russian cows wear virtual reality headsets to reduce stress

cows virtual reality headsets

Doing so yields more and better milk

Have you ever seen a cow with glasses on? Exactly, neither have we. In fact, it sounds pretty unbelievable, but this is the reality in Russia. There, a few farmers put virtual reality glasses on their dairy cows, hoping that the cows experience less stress and thereby produce more and better milk.

We have never seen anything like this before.

Virtual reality cows

Farmers in Russia are currently experimenting with virtual reality headsets for their dairy cows. The idea behind this? Virtual reality could ensure that the cows experience less stress and therefore produce more and better quality milk. A team of product developers designed special virtual reality headsets for cows that are specifically tailored to the head of a cow. What do the cows see through the glasses, you might ask? A beautifully flowering meadow under the bright summer sun. A cow’s paradise!

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