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    04-29-2013, 12:37 AM
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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    04-29-2013, 12:47 AM
Green Broke
Sooooo Cute. Glad you were there.

I want to kiss that little pink nose!
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    04-29-2013, 01:05 AM
    04-29-2013, 01:19 AM
Isn't he sweet? And I've just been granted the honors of naming him...No ideas yet though!
    04-29-2013, 01:26 AM
Green Broke
How adorable!
    04-29-2013, 02:46 AM
Sooo cute! I want one of those!
    04-29-2013, 03:20 AM
Lucky you were there, he's super cute!
    04-29-2013, 04:40 AM
Tell us when you've found a name :) isn't he lucky?
    04-29-2013, 07:18 PM
Omg what a cutie!!!
    04-29-2013, 07:50 PM
Glad you were around to help out Mama.
The little one is adorable. Looks a lot like his/her mother.

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