The main thing I have learned about being around cows is that they are curious. The second thing I have learned is that they are very social. I call the cow on the right Bosco! I named her that after the chocolate syrup I loved as a child and the syrup my parents grew up [...]
Wow! Chip, the cow dog, usually doesn't get this close to cows simply because he has this crazy love for them. I hesitate to let him walk with me in the fields because I'm afraid he would run up under the hoofs! And besides, dogs and cows can be very messy. Last Sunday, I went [...]
Usually, when we walk into this field the cows just stand and look at me. I always think they are wondering what I will do next, This super crazy lady is back! But that was not the case on Sunday evening. Suddenly, we had their full attention and they came running from the opposite end [...]
I really can't get in the field with these cows. Why? Because suddenly, they have become my 1,600 pound friends! When they were younger, they were easier to manage but now they have become too happy when they see me. Blessing or Curse? They immediately come up to me and want me to rub their [...]
Sunset times are the best for being with the cows in Toccoa. There's a little hidden place where I go to "walk among the cows." The babies are curious but skittish. The adults will let me walk up to them, and they will even check out my camera. I'm very careful around the bulls. (Guess [...]
We went on a small hunt yesterday to find cows in Stephens County. I know this should be an easy task and it is. I know where "my" cows hang out. We just wanted to find some new ones that I had not photographed before and we accomplished that goal! Anne asked a farmer, who [...]
Waiting to step on the Christmas Eve stage! The "Three Wise Cows" munch on some grass as nearby Shepherds keep watch over their flock by afternoon light. (Smile) It's their story . . . . you know.
Baby cow looking at Chip as he hangs out of the car window. He loves cows. The minute we pull into Toccoa she starts whining to see cows! Hands down: these are his favorites! The guy is my favorite. Every week she poses perfectly for me and for Chip!