Never Hug A Swiss Cow
Geneva, Switzerland - After increased "reports of unpleasant meetings between hikers and cattle" along Switzerland's Alpine trails, the Swiss Hiking Federation has released some rules. The organization's Web site, posted some recommendations.
"Leave the animals in peace and do not touch them. Never caress a calf."
"Do not scare the animals or look them directly in the eye. Do not wave sticks. Give a precise blow to the muzzle of the cow in the event of absolute need".