People often confuse between Ox, Buffalo, Bison, Yak, Bull, Cow, etc. In this article, we are going to compare Ox vs Buffalo, who is more and who wins the fight between them.
What are the interesting facts on Ox?
Ox: In easy to understand form is that the ox is a male cow. Only it doesn’t have udder (as it is a male) and is castrated. Buffalo is of the same but not castrated. The buffalo is larger than an ox, covered with more hair than an ox.
What are the interesting facts on Buffalo?
Buffalo: The buffalo and the cow are also the same, bovine animals and with the same grazing habit. Their hooves are divided into two portions. African Buffalos are mistaken with American Bison, which grows from 6-7 feet. Another type Buffalo is called water Buffalo and they live in Asia.
Male or female both buffalos have horns, which four feet apart (tip to tip.) They are in different colors, soft to touch. Big African buffalo’s weigh more than 1,800 pounds. Buffalo has a lump on its back like the camel.
Also, check- Bison vs Buffalo
Buffaloes are a useful animal to the human race. They are used in many ways like, serves in cultivation help, dairy animal and even for meat. The dung is used as fertilizer and fuel.
Ox vs Buffalo comparison and difference
The detailed difference and comparison is given below-
Oxen are friendly and are a domestic animal. But buffaloes are not that friendly but easy to train.
Oxen can work in pairs but buffaloes cannot work in pairs and works in teams.
Oxen are used to do lighter works like pulling carts and used for irrigation purposes too, but then the buffalo works for agriculture and to pull logs.
As it is clear that the ox is smaller in size and castrated, but buffaloes are larger and not castrated, if ever there is a fight between them, then the buffalo will win. Often buffaloes are larger and stronger and weighs more. So there is a great chance that the buffalo is going to win the fight.
Buffalo’s even fights strong with African lion’s, normally a single lion cannot kill an African buffalo alone, Lions group be in groups to hunt an adult African buffalo.
I hope above information and facts on African buffalo vs Ox will help you, It is clear to you, who will win the fight between them.