Essential Guide to Calving

Heather Smith Thomas


Whether you keep a single-family milk cow or oversee a large herd, there is much to be gained by improving your knowledge of bovine pregnancies and deliveries. Your ability to effectively handle all types of calving situations is your best guarantee for the future health of your calves, your cows, and your farm. Author Heather Smith Thomas has presided over thousands of calf births on her ranch, and her decades of hands-on experience will guide you through every situation likely to arise before, during and after calving -- from routine births to nursing difficulties. It's in your hands to give your calves the healthiest start possible.

Copyright 2008, softcover, 325 pages.

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