Your Calf: A Kid's Guide to Raising and Showing Beef and Dairy Calves
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Your Calf: A Kid's Guide to Raising and Showing Beef and Dairy Calves

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by Heather Smith Thomas
     
 

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Designed for kids ages 9 and up, this friendly and encouraging guide introduces children to the fun and rewarding experience of raising a calf. With age-appropriate instructions, clear photographs, and easy-to-read diagrams, Heather Smith Thomas covers the basics of choosing the right calf, feeding and housing, showing, and calf health care. Whether they’re

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Designed for kids ages 9 and up, this friendly and encouraging guide introduces children to the fun and rewarding experience of raising a calf. With age-appropriate instructions, clear photographs, and easy-to-read diagrams, Heather Smith Thomas covers the basics of choosing the right calf, feeding and housing, showing, and calf health care. Whether they’re interested in raising an animal for beef or dairy, children will find everything they need to know to safely and successfully care for their very own calf.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780882669472
Publisher:
Storey Books
Publication date:
01/12/1996
Series:
Storey's Your Ser.
Pages:
192
Sales rank:
367,711
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range:
7 - 17 Years

Meet the Author

Heather Smith Thomas raises cattle and horses on her family ranch in Salmon, Idaho. She is the author of 10 books and thousands of articles on animal health care. Her books include Essential Guide to Calving, Getting Started with Beef & Dairy Cattle, and Storey's Guide to Raising Beef Cattle.

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Your Calf: A Kid's Guide to Raising and Showing Beef and Dairy Calves 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Good book. It helped me raise my Dexter heifer, Ruby.