Every time the neighbors gets a batch of new cows, we get all excited. The pasture is right across the road from our front yard. Even though we know those poor little critters are destined for someone's table, we put that out of our mind and just enjoy watching the babies...also known as calves.
This past weekend, Stevie Wonder came in with a cabbage from the garden, and told us the calves were at the fence begging for something to eat. Wretch and I got all excited and got Stevie to pull some leaves so we could feed them to the calves. Well, so Wretch could feed them to the calves. I was taking photos.
We hadn't reckoned on Gabe, one of our Labs, deciding to growl at the calves (he thinks they are big dogs). Off the calves went loping back to momma. No amount of waving cabbage leaves could entice them. They stopped, looked at us, eyed Gabe, turned around and kept going.
|cows, going home|
Some days there just aren't enough cabbage leaves.
...life is good. ~cath
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