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What the Heck is a Hairy Coo?

Well, it is really a hairy cow. A Scottish Highland Cow to be specific and since these cows originate in the Highlands of Scottland, you insert a Scottish accent and get Hairy Coo.

Scottish Highlands 7Bros Ranch
Fiona and Melody from 7Bros Ranch.

So, what does a hairy cow have to do with the world of managed IT services in Northwest Arkansas and Southwest Missouri? Well, apart from being a delightful distraction and a source of solace for my sanity, not much really. You see, I happen to own a hobby farm with a handful of these fascinating creatures, and I thought they would make for an interesting topic. But let me tell you, these Scottish Highland Cows have more to offer than just their impressive mane. They come equipped with some pretty nifty built-in defenses. Just take a look at their magnificent horns, which serve as a formidable tool of protection. And those long, fluttering eyelashes? They're not just for show - they shield their eyes from those pesky grass pokes and even help fend off the dreaded pink eye. Plus, their big and shaggy coats provide them with the ultimate armor, keeping them cool in the scorching summer heat and shielding them from the bitter cold of winter. So, as we delve into the world of managed IT services and cybersecurity, let's take a moment to appreciate the remarkable defenses of these hairy coos.