Porum Rancher's Cow Gives Birth To Rare Two-Headed Calf

Monday, August 22nd 2011, 2:58 pm
By: News On 6


PORUM, Oklahoma -- A two-headed calf was born Sunday at a farm near Porum in Muskogee County.

The calf belongs to Jimmy and Irene Robinson.  They tell News On 6 the calf came from an older cow. 

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Polycephalic animals, as they're called, are a subject of novelty.  Polycephaly is a condition of having more than one head.

The family says the calf must be force fed because it won't eat on its own.