Baby Watch 9…Hoho has a bull

Last week we brought 2 heifers into the barn to be Baby Watch 9 + 10. However, they were a bit ornery with each other and Ed put them back out.

Today he brought Hoho back in and without much delay, she has had a bull calf. She had trouble getting his head out on her own, so Ed helped by pulling it and I reached in and lubricated his head with good old Dawn dish soap. Once his head was out it took only a minute or two to complete the birth.

She is an attentive mom and I think she likes the taste of Dawn….

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  1. Another bull calf – another future Ox. That new computer is getting closer. Those Swiss bull calves make really handsome impressive oxen. Pat

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  2. Hope that HoHo doesn’t start blowing bubbles !! Ha Ha It’s amazing what you can do with Dawn Dishwashing Soap!!

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