Junie's Place: On the farm...

Thursday, February 22, 2007

On the farm...

Junie & the cows!

Today Charles called me from the pasture when he went to feed the cows to tell me we had another baby girl calf !
She is a little dark brown calf-and right away the name Gypsy came to mind! So I told him to name her Gypsy Rose! :) He didn't like it, much, but I always go with my first thought in names...well- almost always!

Here are the pictures of the babies!

Top to bottom:

Gypsy Rose

Silver Bell



~and here is a little Bull a little bit older than these 3 babies!

His name is 'FuzzyFace!'


Last but not least I give you 'Big John.'

This is the new bull we bought from a neighbor. Charles is quite pleased with this one.

...a good day in the country!



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At 5:42 PM , Blogger Susie said...

Oh they are soooo cute!! I love the names you've picked, especially "How Now"
My grandma would often greet us by saying "How Now Brown Cow" which seems sort of silly, doesn't it??

At 5:51 PM , Blogger JunieRose said...

Hi Susie,

LOL- you kinda begin to run out of names after a few years of having cows,goats,pigs,ducks,geese, chickens,dogs, cats,fish,hamsters,gerbils,mice, a monkey-a pony-an Iguana -snakes - turtles...

:) I'm sure I'm not remembering ALL the critters we've had over the years!
...Well- a family can have a lot of pets over 45+ years!

;) I think that was a cute way for your grandmother to greet you!

At 5:57 PM , Anonymous Alli said...

Aww they're so cute. Silver Bell is my favorite. =]

At 6:03 PM , Blogger JunieRose said...

Yep- Silver Bell is kinda special!

Thanks for looking,Alli.

Byebye and LOVE_


At 6:17 PM , Blogger Tammy said...

You need to go over to my friend Connies and read her joke for the day!!



At 6:21 PM , Blogger JunieRose said...

Hi Tammy,

That link didn't work and I tried it 3 times! ...(maybe I can follow it from your site.)

LOL- Is her joke about old farm gals?


At 10:04 PM , Anonymous Dutch said...

Hi June! I LOVE THESE COWS!!! The names are great -- especially How Now -- really dating ourselves if we remember that How Now Brown Cow thing aren't we -- hahaha.....I just bought a honda CRV from a friend -- my personalized tag is OLHEFER. my little car that waverly will get is BLU MOO. she wants me to lose the tag. i have cowhead antenna toppers too. promise me no one is going to eat any of these guys, Charles!!!!

Thanks June!!!

At 7:33 AM , Blogger Skye said...

Junie, I came here to the comments to tell you that I thought "How-Now" was the most hilarious name ever for a brown cow, but I see everyone has beaten me to it! That name is soooo funny! I've had a chuckle over it a couple of times now! :)

At 8:09 AM , Blogger Jeanette said...

Hi Junie
Loved silver bell and thought How- now brown cow was very approppriate name.

At 9:36 AM , Blogger JunieRose said...

Hi Jeanette,

;) Yep- I like that name!

Thanks for looking!


At 9:39 AM , Blogger JunieRose said...

Hi Skye,

:0 I'm happy you find the name funny! Well- it's the first name that came to me when C. told me about the little brown calf! So she got stuck with the name!;)

Hope you're having a good day today!


At 9:49 AM , Blogger JunieRose said...

Hi Bonnie,

Thanks for coming by.

LOL- like your tags!

As for eating these cows - so far we haven't! After I NAME THEM they are pretty safe- at least from our table!

We do have to sell some of them as we go along but I convience myself they are not butchered! :)


At 12:55 PM , Blogger PEA said...

Awwww they are all so adorable....even the bull! lol I didn't realize you had a real farm? Do you have any other animals too? Geez, what have I been missing here? lol Love the name Gypsy Rose:-) xoxo

At 2:35 PM , Anonymous Anonymous said...

Hi Pea,

:) Not a REAL farm... more just a hobby farm for my husband!

You are a new reader to Juniesplace- so you might wanna backtrack some!! haha




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