4-year-old’s cow birthday cake goes viral

CANADA — Most kids ask for a superhero on their birthday cake, or a princess, or a cartoon character, but 4-year-old Benz Packard wasn’t having any of it. He wanted a cow on his cake. Giving birth.

Benz spends a lot of time at his aunt and uncle’s farm in Canada, and loves milking the cows and hanging out with the animals.

His birthing cow cake request went viral after his mom posted pictures on social media. In a Facebook post, she said she Googled images and did her best to do an appetizing version of a cow having a calf.

When she was done, she posted the picture with the caption, “thank goodness it’s only family coming to this party.”