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Timing perfect for first calvings

I was lucky to spend Family Day with Maddie, Marlee, and cows calving!

The timing was perfect since two of Maddie’s cows calved and so did one of Marlee’s. So they got to experience a whole lot of stuff first-hand.

The day before, we had a heifer (first-time momma) calve and it seems that it came a little early. He only weighs 57 pounds so we have been busy making sure he is getting a good drink of milk.

He knows how to suck just fine, but he is so little that he doesn’t get up well on his own.

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