A cattle farmer sees a sore on the leg of

A cattle farmer sees a sore on the leg of one of his cows. The farmer feels the sore and notices that the area just around the sore is warm to the touch. A veterinarian examines the wound and explains that the warmth may be due to inflammation. The farmer wants an explanation of the difference between the localized warmth and fever. What would be the vet’s explanation to the farmer?