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by Saffy
Mon Jun 01, 2020 10:34 am
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: Heavy Breathers?
Replies: 1
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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: 729

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: 729

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: 729

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: 729

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: 729

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: 729

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: 729

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: 729

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: 1071

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....!
by Saffy
Mon May 11, 2020 12:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: List your ideas of things to do with your cows on Lock Down
Replies: 8
Views: 1071

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

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by Saffy
Mon May 11, 2020 12:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: List your ideas of things to do with your cows on Lock Down
Replies: 8
Views: 1071

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

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Tried and tried but will only allow me to put one pic on at a time...
by Saffy
Mon May 11, 2020 12:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: List your ideas of things to do with your cows on Lock Down
Replies: 8
Views: 1071

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

Decided to take some pics in the buttercups.
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by Saffy
Sun May 10, 2020 11:49 am
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: List your ideas of things to do with your cows on Lock Down
Replies: 8
Views: 1071

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

I will start with. Just spend time with them making them quieter and easier to handle.

By just walking around them more, talking to them, giving them a few extra treats.

Ideas please, with pics if possible...

Stephanie