Sunday, October 19, 2008

It Is Definitely

Time To Wean.





Dawn said...

Poor mama!

Haf Dozen Reasons....... said...

Yikes! I did not realize how big they are and still with thier mamas.

Is the mama pregnant too?

Linda said...

Yup - time to cut those apron strings. Some kids just have a harder time growing up!

Bill Harshaw said...

One difference of beef versus dairy--we separated calves and mothers about as soon as the colostrum stopped. Interesting to see how long sucking the teat lasts in a more natural environment.

Andrea said...

They are almost the same size!! Oh dear!! We just weaned a filly that was getting close to a year. We normally don't let it get that far, but this year it was just crazy!! That poor mamma cow!!

Anonymous said...

I agree. It's time to wean. lol I'm sure if mama minded all that much she'd let him know.

Nice looking cattle Erin!
Robin in MN

Ethan, Zach, and Emma's Mom said...

Wow. Makes me glad I'm human.
BTW, I think your blog is great! I grew up on a farm in MN, and you bring back memories for me. I gave you an award--check it out at
Have a great day!

The W.O.W. factor said...'s time!

Frazzled Farm Wife said...

Yep, we will be doing that shortly too!

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