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Welcome to the first Dexter cattle blog to disseminate information for members of the Purebred Dexter Cattle Association of North America (PDCA) and for those with a curiosity about Irish Dexter cattle, cattle in general, as well as news from the PDCA. Expressions of opinion are to not be regarded as expressing the official opinion of the PDCA unless expressly stated. Hopefully you will find something here of interest and don't overlook browsing through the archives. Comments are welcomed.

Thursday, June 15, 2006

Flying & Simulated Cows

Bulls Get It On With Simulated Cows at Farmers' Fair

WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Live "sex shows" of bulls mounting a simulated cow have become a big attraction at an agricultural exhibition taking place in New Zealand.

The fake 'cow' — a small go-kart with natural cowhide on its roof — was developed by Ambreed New Zealand Ltd. to collect semen from bulls more safely and efficiently and improve artificial breeding of cows.

Woman hit by flying cow

June 19, 1956: "Sees Flying Cow." While walking, Janet Whittaker of Michigan looked up to see a cow flying at her. Apparently, "Bossy had been knocked off her feet by a car on a rural road." Whittaker was bruised. The cow, too. And the car suffered $300 in damage.

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