Meet Agnes

Black newborn calf still covered with amniotic sac
Meet Agnes, our last calf due this season.
Black newborn calf still covered with amniotic sac
To deliver, Agnes’ mom came into the herd’s midst, right near our house. Aunts and cousins hovered. No private spot for her, like others choose to find.
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I thought she was oblivious, but now I wonder.

Agnes & herd

“Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.” —Matthew 11:28

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Love the outdoors? I can take you there. Rural & wild PNW posts from a naturalist, faith writer, award-winning author. Member of Redbud Writers Guild. Debut novel—Sugar Birds—launches Aug 3, 2021.

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