With a well-formed cow and calf and a natural presentation as above, calving is usually prompt and easy.
But do not expect to obtain the full yield of a cow the first year after calving.
In cases of difficult parturition, or calving, resort is occasionally had to them.
They generally take it about the thirteenth or fourteenth day after calving.
She should be allowed to gradually dry up now, and toward the time of calving, she should not be fed exclusively on dry food.
Don't forget the heifer that's near to calving, and see that you fodder her every night.
Is a common disease with cows in high condition, at the time of calving.
Ah—is it that the farmer don't want my help for the calving?
This, however, should never be done; it exposes the health of cows at the time of calving, and injures the young.
calving and probably breeding occur on the wintering grounds.