Red Dead Redemption 2 Cow can be hunted and skinned for crafting materials, it's a Massive sized Mammal animal. We recommend using a Rifle or a Sniper to hunt this animal. You can craft a at the Trapper Shop using it's materials and cook the Prime Beef Joint meal from hunting it, Florida Cracker Cow. it's not a Legendary Animal.
Red Dead Redemption 2 Cow Locations
Every type of Cow found in RDR2.
Using the best weapons to hunt a Cow in Red Dead 2, will reward you with a Perfect Quality Kill. Since this animal is herbivores you should use Herbivore Bait to attract it in the wild.
Cow Perfect Quality Kill Weapons.
- Use Herbivore Bait
- Bow with Poison Arrow
- Bow with Improved Arrow
- Throwable with Poison Throwing Knife
- Rifle with Regular
- Rifle with Split Point
- Rifle with High Velocity
- Rifle with Express
- Sniper with Regular
- Sniper with Split Point
- Sniper with High Velocity
- Sniper with Express
- Shotgun with Slug
Regular Cow Locations
There's currently no Legendary version of this animal.
Florida Cracker Cow
- The Florida Cracker Cow can be found at ranches and homesteads across the states.
- As herbivores, their diet consists of grains, hay and grasses.
- The large size of these mammals can mean that it takes longer to kill them when hunting.
- A long scope rifle, or a Bow with Improved Arrows, are considered to be the best weapons to use whilst hunting.
- Their hide can be sold to traders, and their prime beef is a good source of food.
Locations where you can find:
Cow Cooking Recipes
Cooking recipes you can use with this animal.
|Recipe Name||Regular||Thyme Type||Oregano Type||Mint Type|
|Prime Beef Joint||Plain Prime Beef||Thyme Prime Beef||Oregano Prime Beef||Minty Prime Beef|
|Perfect Cow Hide||$2.5||Perfect Kill|
|Good Cow Hide||$1.5||Good Kill|
|Poor Cow Hide||$1||Poor Kill|
Red Dead Redemption 2 Cow Crafting
What you can make from Cow crafting materials.
|Item Name||Pricing||How to unlock|
|Workman's Pride Boots||$28.00||Perfect Cow Hide, Perfect Goat Hide|
|Legendary Moose Moccasins||$22.00||Legendary Moose Pelt, Perfect Cow Hide|
|Beaver Hunting Jacket||$21.00||Perfect Cow Hide, Perfect Beaver Pelt x2|
|Principal Vest||$18.00||Perfect Cow Hide, Perfect Deer Pelt|
|Iguana Big Valley Hat||$14.00||Perfect Cow Hide, Perfect Iguana Skin|
|Recipe Name||Effect||How to obtain||Type||Price|
Where to find these Special Crafting Materials
|Ingredient||How to get|
|Used for||It makes||Crafting ingredients|
|Main Campfire||Cow Hide Ground Cover||Perfect Cow Hide|
|Recipe Name||Ingredients||Where to find||Description|
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