A female whale is called a Cow, a male a Bull & a baby a Calf
The female is pregnant for 12 months
The calf stays with its mother for 2 years
When born the calf can be 2- 3 meters long and weigh 1-1½tonne
In the first three weeks of life the calf can triple its size
A new born calf can drink up to 600 litres of milk a day
The milk of the female whale is as thick as toothpaste, and very high in fat

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