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Hey Mabel!

By midgemckay
"Mabel, I think I've found something!"

Second in the series of Photos of Shawhead. A lot of the fields are used for grazing by cows, and in a particular field beside the village is the friendliest family - really inquisitive too. Whereas most cows would stay at some distance, these cows walked along the perimeter to see who was walking past, which was quite fun as these two in particular checked out the view at every little gap in the hedging.

The cows are certainly very photogenic and I got loads of shots, but this one in particular stood out as they seemed even more inquisitive here. The tags on their ears signify their milk yield -
green means young, high yield,
yellow means older, decent yield,
blue means not milked.

Possibly the 'yellow tag' cows have seen it all already, hence being much more friendly and accepting of the world... Who knows!

Enjoy (again) Smile

Tags: Landscape and travel

Voters: GeorgeSamuel, SoupyD, Glostopcat and 3 more


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Comments


joseph 10 England
15 May 2006 12:32PM
Nice cow shot Midge!Like a bit of a close up on those lovely lips though. (What the hell am I saying !)

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redstag 10 100 15 United Kingdom
15 May 2006 12:37PM
LOL great shot, made me smile.
Jon
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10 134 1 United Kingdom
15 May 2006 12:38PM
what a couple of poseurs...nice one!
midgemckay 10 46
15 May 2006 12:52PM
ThanksSmile Joseph - I got a couple of photos of the lips and let me tell you - you don't want close-ups Tongue

When will they invent hankies for cows?
SoupyD 10
18 May 2006 1:26AM
Lots of fun...well taken Smile

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