When I walked out to check the cows yesterday Rosie saw us in the paddock and came racing over to say Hi and have a nice head scratch. He thought he would like to come on the walk as well. He had been grazing near Rambo, our new ram who decided to come over as well. I had DD2 with me and it was a slightly disconcerting walk with Rosie and Rambo. I was not quite sure what Rambo was going to do. Apparently he just wanted to be in on the fun. He was quite curious as to this head scratch thing and trotted along behind quite happily. Until we got to the cows. Then the sheep boys went back to their territory so to speak. Funnier than a circus though I was a bit unsettled at the time
Big Moo & Heidi (dexter cows), Belle (jersey cow) Little Moo (dexter steer), Jack (lowline steer), Ziggy (lowline x dexter steer), Flora (lowline cow), Jaffa (dexter x red angus cow), Sorcha (jersey x highland heifer), Anne (jersey heifer), Tug & MoonBoy, (angus x lowline steers), Heart, Panda, Oxboy & Freckles (jersey steers). About 30 sheep (dorper and awassi x white dorper), 3 cats (Sarge, Hoot & Jasmine), Finn& Poppy the Amazing Maremmas, 15 chooks.
Post by sdmilkmaid on Apr 26, 2019 17:09:21 GMT -5
Those are good articles elnini. Good info for dealing with bratty goats, too, even the girls. Thanks, Rachel
Me, my Hubby, and four Littles one horse - Cappy A burgeoning goat herd 35+ British White and Angus mama cows, and several bulls My milk cows: Faith, Chick and Freckles Heifers coming up - Dolly Dixie RIP
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
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