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by Saffy
Sat Sep 05, 2020 8:05 am
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: Dun Bull
Replies: 0
Views: 160

Dun Bull

Anyone looking for a young dun bull let me know, I haven't got around to putting him on the for sale part yet as not taken pics. Full brother to Duffryn Son Of Spice, just been exported.

Stephanie
by Saffy
Mon Aug 31, 2020 12:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: Tempting?
Replies: 3
Views: 790

Re: Tempting?

What a beautiful bull
by Saffy
Tue Aug 25, 2020 5:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: What can I do?
Replies: 0
Views: 923

What can I do?

I’ve been asked for advice on a facebook thread by someone suddenly going it alone on a smallholding with 2 children and am copying my answer here. 1.You are MUCH stronger than you think and gut feeling IS usually right! 2. If you aren’t sure sleep on it, it makes such a difference, morning decision...
by Saffy
Tue Jul 28, 2020 7:24 am
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: Zanfara boss cow
Replies: 2
Views: 341

Re: Zanfara boss cow

Wow Louisa, she is a beauty! "A friend of mine used to like to admonish me with...be careful what you wish for - you might get it." But that cow is stunning! As for her behaviour, I did have a very nice cow that was very like her. And that cow although dun, the only non Woodmagic in her way back was...
by Saffy
Sun Jul 19, 2020 10:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: Dexter Bull Beef
Replies: 4
Views: 764

Re: Dexter Bull Beef

That is an amazing return on what would could have been a problem animal, well done!
by Saffy
Mon Jun 01, 2020 10:34 am
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: Heavy Breathers?
Replies: 1
Views: 671

Heavy Breathers?

I'm not sure if there is a proper term... Does anyone else get them in their Dexter calves? Over the years I have had several. I have come to realise that my Dexter calves can sound as if they have a really bad case of pneumonia when there is absolutely nothing wrong with them they are just making a...
by Saffy
Sun May 24, 2020 5:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: Woodmagic Petrel Ex91 22 years old today
Replies: 8
Views: 1627

Re: Woodmagic Petrel Ex91 22 years old today

Petrel and I thank you for the compliment .... BUT that made me smile......why don't you want your boss cow for another 7 years Louisa? And how about a pic of her as well fro good measure?
by Saffy
Thu May 21, 2020 12:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: Woodmagic Petrel Ex91 22 years old today
Replies: 8
Views: 1627

Re: Woodmagic Petrel Ex91 22 years old today

And with one of her many calves.
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by Saffy
Thu May 21, 2020 12:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: Woodmagic Petrel Ex91 22 years old today
Replies: 8
Views: 1627

Re: Woodmagic Petrel Ex91 22 years old today

Leading the herd at Bunksland.
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by Saffy
Thu May 21, 2020 12:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: Woodmagic Petrel Ex91 22 years old today
Replies: 8
Views: 1627

Re: Woodmagic Petrel Ex91 22 years old today

Doing what she did best, being boss cow!
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by Saffy
Thu May 21, 2020 11:24 am
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: Woodmagic Petrel Ex91 22 years old today
Replies: 8
Views: 1627

Re: Woodmagic Petrel Ex91 22 years old today

Still at Beryl's this is
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2007.
by Saffy
Thu May 21, 2020 11:23 am
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: Woodmagic Petrel Ex91 22 years old today
Replies: 8
Views: 1627

Re: Woodmagic Petrel Ex91 22 years old today

Bit of a jump now she is probably
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ly about a 10th calver here.
by Saffy
Thu May 21, 2020 11:22 am
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: Woodmagic Petrel Ex91 22 years old today
Replies: 8
Views: 1627

Re: Woodmagic Petrel Ex91 22 years old today

In this pic she is a 3rd calver
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by Saffy
Thu May 21, 2020 11:18 am
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: Woodmagic Petrel Ex91 22 years old today
Replies: 8
Views: 1627

Woodmagic Petrel Ex91 22 years old today

She was the first ever Dexter cow in the UK to be classified excellent. Still in good condition at 22 years old but the years of being boss cow have taken their toll and she is a little lame. I will post pics. I have only owned her 10 years but I have pics starting from when she was a 3rd calver, th...
by Saffy
Fri May 15, 2020 8:50 am
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: List your ideas of things to do with your cows on Lock Down
Replies: 8
Views: 2008

Re: List your ideas of things to do with your cows on Lock Down

What a lovely informative pic Louisa, so much going on...worth a thousand words....!