Born in a village near to the city of Cacak, locals insist they have not seen a calf like this one before.
The calf has quickly become the talk of the town and is incredibly popular with young children, who have been visiting the barn in their droves to catch a glimpse of the unusual offspring.
The calf is said to be perfectly happy and healthy and vets have suggested the purple colouring is 'probably a matter of genetics', Serbian news channel PTC reported.
'We were surprised when we saw this calf's colors. So far, no cows in the world have adopted these colors,' said its owner.
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