When Elfie takes a break, she totally rests

We’re used to seeing cows lie on the ground in the day, resting with their heads up. Not Elf: she likes to get fully relaxed. The first time we saw this we thought she was dead.

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She’s putting on weight well, as you can see from the belly. She has a cool set of horns that drop and point forward. And she still likes attention.

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Despite being in with the Salers for several months now, the Mirandaise still seem to hang out when they eat. These are the two-year-olds Etamine, Elite, Elfie and Elusa.

Below you can see the whole herd on a new slice of lucerne. You can see the wire and step-in posts across the paddock. This one is called the Soccer Pitch, because it is roughly the same size and shape as a soccer pitch.

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Legend the Patou is growing up. He’s as tall as Tosca but about half the weight.

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