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Yelling Cow??

Discussion in 'Diseases & Injuries - Cattle' started by MargaretClare, Nov 20, 2018.

  1. Nov 24, 2018
    MargaretClare

    MargaretClare Loving the herd life

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    She's 50% Galloway 25% Highland 25% Angus. That makes sense. If we still have her around in January we might run her with the others to get bred. It's hot in AZ and we prefer around October calves.
     
  2. Nov 24, 2018
    MargaretClare

    MargaretClare Loving the herd life

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    I get that. I have meat goats and try to stagger kids so I'm not worrying about all of them in a short span of time.
     
  3. Nov 25, 2018
    Mini Horses

    Mini Horses Herd Master

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    Years back, with a herd of about 50 meaties, I had eight does kid within a 2 hr time frame! They were in the field and I just kept seeing them go down and push! Think a domino chain :lol: Generally they were up in a smaller area by the barn with cameras but, out that day and they sure took advantage of me!

    With only a dozen does now, I prefer hand bred. This year a new, young buck made his way in 2X. So, while calendar is marked -- not positive how many at each date.:idunno Time will tell. It's all good.
     
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  4. Dec 12, 2018
    MargaretClare

    MargaretClare Loving the herd life

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    Thought I'd update. It's been 22 days and guess who's screaming her head off again. :) Mystery solved.
     
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  5. Dec 12, 2018
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    :celebrateYep, problem solved.... Thanks for the update. I'm the kind of person that always wants the "rest of the story"...
     
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  6. Dec 12, 2018
    MargaretClare

    MargaretClare Loving the herd life

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    Same here. I hate when I find an interesting old thread through a search and it ends on a cliffhanger. Or if a thread describes some weird wound or something and they say "I'll get pics later" and the thread ends there forever. :( I like the weird wound pics. Is that weird? :D
     
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