A Kid’s Guide to Raising and Showing Beef and Dairy Calves
Heather Smith Thomas
Raising a calf is interesting, fun, and rewarding — and there’s a lot you need to know to do a good job. This book provides easy-to-follow instructions, complete with photographs, drawings, and diagrams, checklists and charts on how to care for your calf in the best possible way. Your Calf explains: How to select your beef or dairy calf How to feed, shelter, and fence in your calf Ways to keep your calf healthy and content What to do if your calf is sick or hurt How to handle and transport your calf safely Where and how to show your calf If you know a youngster who is enchanted by the idea of raising a calf, they’ll be delighted with this book written just for them! And because these were written by well-known experts, readers will gain a wealth of knowledge that will last a lifetime.