Bottle calf! Some say I'm crazy...

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Re: Bottle calf! Some say I'm crazy...

Post by MurraysMutts » Thu Jan 02, 2020 8:18 am

So here's Sevens mama with the twin she decided to keep. She is my heaviest cow. Right around 1500 lbs
The other day I caught her nursing not only her heifer but another mamas bull calf! What a twat...

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Re: Bottle calf! Some say I'm crazy...

Post by greggy » Thu Jan 02, 2020 3:16 pm

She has the baby bug......

Clucky as soon as one gets out ? 😀

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Post by MurraysMutts » Sat Jan 04, 2020 6:37 pm

Haha!
Lil better pic of both together.

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Re: Bottle calf! Some say I'm crazy...

Post by MurraysMutts » Fri Jan 31, 2020 11:29 am

No pics but...

Almost outta that textured sweet feed grower whatever ya call it.
Shes going on dry pellets from here out.
Funny. I think she prefers it anyway. She picks thru and eats the pelleted feed first. Lol
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Re: Bottle calf! Some say I'm crazy...

Post by greggy » Fri Jan 31, 2020 9:50 pm

That is all I give them and milk when young, and far smaller than those 2.....

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Re: Bottle calf! Some say I'm crazy...

Post by MurraysMutts » Sun Feb 02, 2020 8:29 pm

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Had to get her a new collar.
Shes growing like a weed!
Crossbred for high bread vinegar....

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