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My cow had her calf!

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by Haviris, Jan 24, 2009.

  1. Haviris

    Haviris Songster

    Sep 4, 2007
    And it's another boy [​IMG] I was hoping the third time's the charm, but I guess not, I keep telling her I want a girl, a giRL, a GIRL, but she's not listening, this is her third calf and all have been boys.

    But why does he have to be so cute! And friendly! Anyway I thought I'd show him off. He's still alittle wobbly looking, but he was bouncing all over the place!
    Just look at that face! Isn't he adorable!
    My horse isn't to sure what he thinks of him,
    And my mom's calves are dying to get a look at the newbie,
    I think this one likes him,

  2. WriterofWords

    WriterofWords Has Fainting Chickens

    Dec 25, 2007
    Chaparral, New Mexico
    How cute,, and you can see trouble written all over that adorable face!
  3. antiquebuff

    antiquebuff Songster

    Feb 27, 2008
    Franklin, NC
    Oh, I just love baby calves and he is sooo cute! [​IMG]
    We are waiting for a baby miniature donkey. We can hardly wait!
  4. silkieluvr

    silkieluvr Songster

    Sep 20, 2007
    Marin, California
    That is the most adorable calf I've ever seen!
  5. kbarrett

    kbarrett Songster

    Nov 12, 2007
  6. Gloria

    Gloria Songster

    Ahhh, he is so sweet!!! [​IMG]
    I'd show him off too!!
  7. texaschickmama

    texaschickmama Songster

    Sep 19, 2007
    Poolville, TX
    Very cute. We are going to be breeding our Jersey heifer in a month. There is a man in our area that will come out to your place and do AI and guarantee you a heifer. They sex the sperm and he actually guarantees a heifer. I'm so excited about that. Technology has come a long way.

  8. bheila

    bheila Songster

    Feb 8, 2008
    Kent, Wa
    If only the could stay that small. He's a cutie pie![​IMG]
  9. 98 gt

    98 gt a man of many... chickens

    Jan 14, 2009
    Marshville NC
    dont look at it as "its another boy [​IMG]"
    look at it as its another 3 months worth of meat!!
  10. Haviris

    Haviris Songster

    Sep 4, 2007
    I won't be eating him, so I'll be thinking about the money when he sells. But just think if the first one had been a girl I'd be playing w/ two calves now. I guess I'm destin to have a herd of only one. (I know I could buy one or more, but that's not the point)

    Wow, that would be so neat to have a guaranteed heifer! How much does he charge? Don't know that there is anyone around here that could do it, but I'm currious! And I'm envious that you have a jersey! Me and my mom have been wanting to get one.

    Now I get to start planning the next calf! I normally use my mom's bull, but she sold her big bull and has a calf that won't be ready yet, so we may see about visiting my dad's new bull!
    Last edited: Jan 25, 2009

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