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fine leather from the skin of a calf


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young of various large placental mammals e

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One is that you will give him to me for a husband, and the other is that you will let me punish the woman who changed him into a calf.
When the calf is old enough, mom will leave her baby on ice floes while she goes on short foraging trips.
Van Ricketts, director of MERIAL SUREHEALTH and corporate accounts, says this addition to the SUREHEALTH Calf Preconditioning Program gives cattle producers another marketing advantage.
The Achilles tendon, which is the largest tendon in the body, connects the calf and the heel and is responsible for pushing off during running (plantar flexion).
O'Neal sat out his third consecutive game Wednesday night, said his calf has not improved and offered no indication he'll be ready to return anytime soon.
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The agreement between the church and the family stipulates that the cow's first female calf be donated back to the program at the age of one, hence the program's sustainability.
Even if The Golden Calf owes its energy to this synthesis of name, image, and object, the work also operates on other levels of evocation, playing (as this artist's work always does) with the memory of an exotic place, the high Alpine mountain setting in which he grew up in the village of Engadine.
In all, eight embryos have been produced at the center and then transplanted into cows, and the remaining calf is due to be born Nov.
The hypothesis here is that the Holstein calf is the only breed that is able to signal the quality of the highly valued veal meat, and so is the only breed that survives in an auction where the sellers are anonymous.
Barely breathing and non-responsive, the sick calf was immediately impounded and taken to a Santa Cruz veterinarian, where he was treated for a severe naval infection.
The calves in treatment group were supplied with mixed ration of chopped roughage (5-7 cm) and concentrate calf starter feed and the calves in control group were supplied with natural roughage and concentrate feed separately.