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        04-28-2013, 11:37 PM
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    Weanling
    We had an unexpected patient today...

    I work as a medic for EMS, and today we were hosting a community BBQ. Myself, along with two of my co-workers were on call today, and at one point, I was asked to go to a neighbor's house (another co-worker) to pick up some food she had made for the event. No one was home, so when I went to pick up the food, I decided to check on the horses and the cow too, just because. The horses greeted me as usual, but the cow didn't, which I found odd since she is usually pretty friendly. I found her in the barn, looking distraught and I realized she was about to calve, so I hung around just to make sure she didn't have any trouble (she's young, a miniature, and it's her first).

    Unfortunately, she did, or was starting to at least, so I called up a co-worker to come help me. Everything worked out fine, and mama and baby are doing well. It was my first time helping deliver a calf, and I gotta say, he's the cutest patient I've had so far...
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        04-28-2013, 11:47 PM
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    Green Broke
    Sooooo Cute. Glad you were there.

    I want to kiss that little pink nose!
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        04-29-2013, 12:05 AM
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    Weanling
    Awwwww
         
        04-29-2013, 12:19 AM
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    Weanling
    Isn't he sweet? And I've just been granted the honors of naming him...No ideas yet though!
         
        04-29-2013, 12:26 AM
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    Green Broke
    How adorable!
         
        04-29-2013, 01:46 AM
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    Trained
    Sooo cute! I want one of those!
         
        04-29-2013, 02:20 AM
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    Yearling
    Lucky you were there, he's super cute!
         
        04-29-2013, 03:40 AM
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    Yearling
    Tell us when you've found a name :) isn't he lucky?
         
        04-29-2013, 06:18 PM
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    Showing
    Omg what a cutie!!!
         
        04-29-2013, 06:50 PM
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    Yearling
    Glad you were around to help out Mama.
    The little one is adorable. Looks a lot like his/her mother.
         

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