Cows get into trouble

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Cows get into trouble

Post by JHH » Sun May 05, 2019 9:27 pm

Had a heifer I had to get in the chute today. Where she found this piece of pcv and how she got stepped into it just right.

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Gave her antibiotics and sprayed and flushed hoof. She's already walking better. Still don't know where she found it or how she stepped on it.


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Re: Cows get into trouble

Post by Nesikep » Sun May 05, 2019 10:06 pm

wow... I bet you couldn't put a piece of it out there for them to deliberately step into and have it work!

hopefully she heals up fine.
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Post by Named'em Tamed'em » Sun May 05, 2019 10:53 pm

Glad you got her taken care of.
Get over it! It could have been alot worse.

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Post by Nesikep » Mon May 06, 2019 12:09 am

maybe she broke a bone and wanted it cast?
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Re: Cows get into trouble

Post by Redgully » Mon May 06, 2019 12:51 am

Looks like its been on a while. Lucky you got a photo, kind of one of those things you need to see to believe! I reckon in a few weeks you wont be able to pick what foot it was on.

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Post by holm25 » Mon May 06, 2019 11:35 am

Had one do that with a roll of duct tape..

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Post by Bright Raven » Mon May 06, 2019 11:53 am

Good job. She should be fine.
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Re: Cows get into trouble

Post by farmerjan » Mon May 06, 2019 12:45 pm

WOW hope she gets all cleared up. They can get into the D@#MDEST messes.

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Re: Cows get into trouble

Post by Farmgirl » Mon May 06, 2019 2:41 pm

JHH,

How did you cut the pvc off?

Just curious.

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Re: Cows get into trouble

Post by ALACOWMAN » Mon May 06, 2019 3:35 pm

farmerjan wrote:
Mon May 06, 2019 12:45 pm
WOW hope she gets all cleared up. They can get into the D@#MDEST messes.
You could try a thousand time to do something like that, cattle can do it on the first try..they beat all I ever seen at coming up with new ways, to find trouble..
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Re: Cows get into trouble

Post by JHH » Mon May 06, 2019 5:31 pm

Farmgirl wrote:
Mon May 06, 2019 2:41 pm
JHH,

How did you cut the pvc off?

Just curious.

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Re: Cows get into trouble

Post by JMJ Farms » Mon May 06, 2019 5:34 pm

Had one about 20 years ago do the exact same thing with an old toilet flange. Don’t ask me where it came from. Wasn’t my farm. But I didn’t get a picture. I was looking at it and didnt believe it!
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