New cow - Now what?!

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barnydhppy 1 11,203 by barnydhppy
Jun 3, 2011 18:51:01 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling *1 L was just advised to buy a weanling heifer
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wvmomma 32 6,616 by wvmomma
Aug 29, 2012 9:52:21 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling A-1- The questions every buyer should ask...
mooo 13 5,563 by wyomama
Dec 3, 2011 10:48:40 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling G***ALL OTHER QUESTIONS/CONCERNS
barnydhppy 4 1,767 by barnydhppy
Apr 27, 2011 17:50:50 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling F***WHAT TESTING DO/SHOULD I HAVE DONE
barnydhppy 1 1,856 by barnydhppy
Apr 4, 2011 16:59:18 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling C***LOOKING AT A COW, WHAT DO YOU THINK?
barnydhppy 2 2,285 by barnydhppy
Oct 11, 2010 13:34:23 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling D-1-0 final prep items/transition
organicgirl 11 1,569 by Janene
Dec 15, 2010 9:38:10 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling D-1-0 *She's home!!!*
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sable 46 4,684 by sable
Dec 12, 2010 21:19:33 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling D-1-0 new cow today- troubles already! Pls help
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combsaj 31 4,263 by jerseylovinliz
Oct 16, 2010 0:18:19 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling H***HOW/WHEN DO WE START TRAINING HER?
barnydhppy 1 1,838 by barnydhppy
Oct 9, 2010 16:23:06 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling E***HOW DO I GET STARTED/WHAT IS THE COST
barnydhppy 2 2,459 by barnydhppy
Mar 31, 2011 21:36:40 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling D***MY NEW COW
barnydhppy 1 1,713 by barnydhppy
Sept 28, 2010 16:25:33 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling D 2 Can you walk me through your routine?
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Kathleen (Southforte Farms) 34 4,324 by WoodSpryte Farm/Tiffany
Aug 23, 2010 17:12:00 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling C 2 Experince on a Holstein as a family milk cow?
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doniga 21 5,212 by WoodSpryte Farm/Tiffany
Aug 22, 2010 14:29:38 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling G 7 This newbie is scared to death!!
Sharon 16 1,812 by Rachel
Jul 17, 2010 14:43:22 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling F-1-1 Bangs vaccine question
Joes Wife 13 13,005 by lsg
Jul 14, 2010 9:50:25 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling E-1-2 Planning for a cow in my future - questions
anniet 6 2,067 by gardenofglory
Jul 9, 2010 11:48:30 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling C 3 Calf now or cow later? Update and Pics!
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jamie 21 3,302 by Janene
Jun 2, 2010 10:21:43 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling E 2 Opinions on two housing options for new cow?
oregonnewbie 9 1,624 by missevelyn
May 27, 2010 9:25:06 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling G 6 aggressive unmanageable cow
sas778 17 4,088 by parndt
May 5, 2010 15:09:50 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling G-1-1 List of questins for prospective cow *Buyer*
Nonesuch Melissa 19 1,823 by Nonesuch Melissa
Apr 14, 2010 10:47:41 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling E 1 How Much Do Your Cows Cost?
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Deleted 31 27,538 by Janene
Mar 26, 2010 20:42:07 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling C 1 Considering cows - advice please
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Multi-taskingmom 24 3,550 by Malissa---(menns)
Mar 24, 2010 13:58:54 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling H-1-1 New cow-General questions (Jersey heifer)
faithhavenfarm 13 2,382 by Damon
Mar 1, 2010 14:05:42 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling A-1 Advice:finding/buying a milk cow-from a dairy.
Jessi 9 2,918 by Claire
Feb 26, 2010 18:40:47 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling G-1-0 How old can kids start helping in the barn?
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loriandersen 21 2,713 by homesteadtwo
Feb 25, 2010 18:01:02 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling A***WHAT QUESTIONS SHOULD I ASK
barnydhppy 0 2,079 by barnydhppy
Jan 30, 2010 17:07:02 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling G-1-2 Two cows instead of one?
Annie 6 2,113 by Annie
Jul 21, 2007 15:27:43 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling A-1 YIPPEE! Maybe a cow for me! . . . Help!
Deleted 9 1,804 by sherry
May 18, 2005 14:37:15 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling C-1-0 new cow owner-help!
thea 15 2,813 by Vanessa
Apr 5, 2005 22:54:24 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling D-1-1 Routine
maggiesherd 13 1,977 by Deleted
Mar 23, 2007 8:24:19 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling H- New cow Molly, some questions
Deleted 5 973 by Deleted
Sept 8, 2005 21:45:10 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling D-1-0 1st cow, one week update
Deleted 8 1,693 by Claire
Feb 28, 2005 13:48:17 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling H-1-0 newbie questions/kick stop
Lesli 19 2,176 by sherry
Nov 1, 2005 22:57:52 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling E-1-0 Affording a family cow
YoungFogey 6 3,063 by YoungFogey
Apr 19, 2007 14:17:44 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling C-1-1 Type of Cow and setup arrangements
Shalali 16 3,105 by simplynaturalfarm
May 2, 2005 20:08:17 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling F-1-0 Advice on Testing for cow diseases
mazurzoo 4 2,340 by AnnB (NE)
Mar 13, 2007 7:53:08 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling F- Cows and goats?
Cricket 6 1,270 by DostThouHaveMilk
Nov 8, 2005 19:05:51 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling G- Cow you teach an Old cow new tricks?
Deleted 15 1,840 by sherry
Jun 7, 2005 0:15:10 GMT -5
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newBookmarkLockedFalling G 5 I may be in trouble...
Deleted 16 2,008 by Deleted
Aug 24, 2005 20:46:56 GMT -5

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AZAmy: Wish I could help you with pics. I'm sure someone will chime in soon. Jan 23, 2018 11:49:44 GMT -5
breezyridge: Same here. I'm looking for photos of homemade hay feeders suitable for 1-2 cows. The photos posted in old emails are not displayed-very sad :( Feb 24, 2018 13:35:09 GMT -5
musicalmilking: Anyone want to make an offer on my two Dutch Belted cows? They are in the auction barn. I must sell them in March. Feb 26, 2018 10:19:12 GMT -5
countrykrista: If i separate the 2 cows do you think they will calm down and not charge me once they get to know me? May 25, 2018 17:15:36 GMT -5
simplynaturalfarm: m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=10155663709302032&id=502292031&comment_id=10155665719272032¬if_t=comment_mention¬if_id=1543784005719158&ref=m_notif#!/photo.php?fbid=10155663709277032&id=502292031&set=a.10151393629907032&source= Dec 2, 2018 23:28:08 GMT -5
claytonpaul: A bull was put on her herd Late Last May so she was expected to be due between May1 and August. They quoted me August so I wouldn't be disappointing by a late arrival. May 23, 2019 13:07:11 GMT -5
Trim: I'm baaaaacccckkkk! Aug 31, 2019 17:57:22 GMT -5
alpacalexi: My mini jersey cow is pregnant, however the last couple days her udder has deflated. My vet saw her on the 23 and said delivery in a couple weeks Is there a reason for her deflating? Oct 2, 2019 17:17:00 GMT -5
Trim: She probably aborted a while back. That happened to one of my animals. She was bagging up but within a short while of her "due date" she began to deflate. I had no idea what had happened. I was seriously bummed out. Feb 8, 2020 20:46:23 GMT -5 *
mamacherri10: good afternoon! I have not been on the website in a long time. Have a new jersey milk cow and am looking to see how long she needs to be dried up prior to calving? She is due the third week of May. :) Mar 10, 2020 14:33:11 GMT -5
treatlisa: Start a thread in the family cow section . Mar 10, 2020 20:13:07 GMT -5
steven888: Dry her up now, she needs 6 wks of rest. Apr 1, 2020 2:05:11 GMT -5
highlandteen: five to six weeks is generally suggested ;) May 7, 2020 14:39:23 GMT -5
biubiu: I think that CBD oil will be more popular. Because in is nice product for medicine and for simple guys. Sept 15, 2020 14:31:42 GMT -5
guernseygirl: Can someone let me know if my pictures are showing up in the Auction Barn post? There should be 5 photos Sept 20, 2020 20:58:54 GMT -5
wyatt: I treat cow s like people when doctoring. Dec 15, 2020 22:54:52 GMT -5
ashlyn911: This is Fern! She’s an almost two year old heifer (Jersey/Brown Swiss). Her due date is Sunday. Jun 17, 2021 0:49:56 GMT -5
hjp: Any tips on how to add a photo to a post? Aug 24, 2021 18:13:11 GMT -5
correll17: We just purchased a dexter cox that is bred, due in April. We brought her home and was walking the fence, head butting the fence, so we got another dexter, now she is constantly headbutting her. Any ideas? Sept 20, 2021 10:14:56 GMT -5
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