My new Scottish Highland calf

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by joedie, Jun 1, 2012.

  1. joedie

    joedie Songster

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    It's a little silver bull calf born today
     
  2. Farmerboy16

    Farmerboy16 Rebuilding my Farm

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    Neat cattle! Liked the calf! :thumbsup
     
  3. Glenmar

    Glenmar Songster

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    I did not know they came in that color. They are so cool.
     
  4. goosehead

    goosehead Songster

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    SOOOOOOOOOOO CUTE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
  5. EweSheep

    EweSheep Flock Mistress

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    CUTE!

    Do they require calving assistance like our beef and dairy cattle does?
     
  6. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits...

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    Awww! :)
     
  7. joedie

    joedie Songster

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    EweSheep,

    Calves are small, heads are relatively small, weigh 40-60 lbs and assists are rare. They grow rapidly the first year and make up for their small birth size and weight.
     
    Last edited: Jun 4, 2012

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