Fat Girl Delivers

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Fat Girl Delivers

Post by Bright Raven » Wed Aug 29, 2018 10:50 am

Ronnie: Bought her from Fire Sweep
This is her 4th calf
Due 9/3/2018
DOB 8/29/2018
Bull Calf
Sired by W/C Lock & Load 1143Y
Delivered without any assistance. He was just born so no birthweight yet.

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Re: Fat Girl Delivers

Post by M-5 » Wed Aug 29, 2018 10:59 am

congrats , BTW even after the calf I still say she is too fat.
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Re: Fat Girl Delivers

Post by Bright Raven » Wed Aug 29, 2018 11:06 am

M-5 wrote:congrats , BTW even after the calf I still say she is too fat.


Thanks Darryl. I got to tell you. I am glad I am past this one. She really is fat.
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Re: Fat Girl Delivers

Post by M-5 » Wed Aug 29, 2018 11:14 am

Makes me think of mama June when I see her.
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Re: Fat Girl Delivers

Post by Bright Raven » Wed Aug 29, 2018 11:20 am

M-5 wrote:Makes me think of mama June when I see her.


He does have a white face but he is not blonde. :hat:
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Re: Fat Girl Delivers

Post by bball » Wed Aug 29, 2018 11:42 am

Wow! Properly named!
She's got the milk for sure!
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Re: Fat Girl Delivers

Post by Bright Raven » Wed Aug 29, 2018 12:17 pm

78 pounds. He already has the nipples all shined up.

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Re: Fat Girl Delivers

Post by Lazy M » Wed Aug 29, 2018 1:14 pm

Nice! We'll need plenty of updates on this calf as he progresses

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Re: Fat Girl Delivers

Post by TennesseeTuxedo » Wed Aug 29, 2018 1:50 pm

She almost looks like she's gonna eat him.
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Re: Fat Girl Delivers

Post by Putangitangi » Wed Aug 29, 2018 2:17 pm

Why do you call her Fat Girl?

TennesseeTuxedo wrote:She almost looks like she's gonna eat him.


Had a few already, by the look of her.

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Re: Fat Girl Delivers

Post by Bright Raven » Wed Aug 29, 2018 3:40 pm

Putangitangi wrote:Why do you call her Fat Girl?


In the "Batter Up" thread yesterday, she earned the label of being fat. It is common practice to playfully refer to your cows as "girls". Thus, Fat Girl.
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Re: Fat Girl Delivers

Post by TCRanch » Wed Aug 29, 2018 6:33 pm

She's built like my Steamroller, may she rest in peace, & came by that name honestly. None of the cows messed with Roller because she would take 'em out - in slow motion. Fat as she was, prolific, calved like clockwork, perfect bag & disposition. Neighbor came over one day & asked when she was due. Ummm, her calf was 2 months old. :hide: Roller ended up with terminal foot rot & a claw foot - sold her after she stepped on the head of her last newborn calf. I still have some fatties but nothing like Roller. Good luck with your girl in the long run but may I suggest a diet or, worst case scenario, trailer?

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Re: Fat Girl Delivers

Post by snoopdog » Wed Aug 29, 2018 7:15 pm

A big girl , but who don't like curves, congratulations .
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Re: Fat Girl Delivers

Post by jd720 » Wed Aug 29, 2018 7:53 pm

That should be a good calf as stout as the cow is. I `ve wondered if that bull isn`t under used even though his brother is so popular even at $100 a straw. Congratulations on the calf.

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Re: Fat Girl Delivers

Post by Bright Raven » Wed Aug 29, 2018 7:54 pm

He is already exploring his little Universe.
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