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Mon Feb 23, 2015 03:15 PM CST

Question:

I bought a cow that was artificially inseminated and diagnosed as safe in calf. She was in standing heat about a month before her due date. I called the breeder, and he said she may have aborted. I was not very happy, but then she calved a few days before her due date. Now I have to eat crow. How could this happen?

Answer:

Pregnancy does not stop a cow from cycling. It is not common, but I have seen this on several occasions, including on my farm. If a ...

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