affection, animal instincts, butcher, calf, cattle, compassion, cow, kindness, soul, spirit

To Protect Its Mother, a Calf Swallowed a Knife

Throughout the ages, many stories have portrayed the strong bond between a mother and her son. The following story alludes to the fact that all things have a spirit; livestock, in particular, can show “affection” and “kind-heartedness,” as demonstrated by the story of a calf and its mother. This story took place in Shuyang County of ...

Max Lu

A butcher's knife.

Animals Can Differentiate Between Good and Bad People

This is a story that took place during the Song Dynasty about how animals can tell good and bad people. Nine men were on the way back to their hometown after completing their civil service. All of them were from the same village. They were in a remote mountain pass when all of a sudden ...

Jack Roberts