Tag Archives: Pip

Do They Miss me?

So much for our 50 degree days recently. The weather turned off colder than a witches…well you know the expression. Fortunately, Mike has taken care of the calves, allowing me to stay warm and toasty in the house and to … Continue reading

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The Running of the Bull

What an adventure today! Took Pip for a walk to the garden (about 1/4 mile from the house) so he could munch on some kale and Pak Choi…he tasted a little lettuce, ate a few leaves of turnips, wanted to … Continue reading

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Calves on a Shoestring

Okay. So Mike and I have decided we like this calf-raising adventure we are in. There are drawbacks, to be sure, but for the most part, it is something that Mike is capable of and I have learned I have an affection for. … Continue reading

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Calf on a Rope

I mentioned last time how much easier it is to direct a young calf to where you want him to be while he is on a lead. That is kind of obvious, I realize, but not as easy as it sounds. … Continue reading

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And they’re off…!

Checking out the new place Rowdy and Pip have a new place. What an exciting day for them! We started working on the new cow shed about a month ago. We, in this case, is Mike, two hired men, and … Continue reading

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