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COW. In a penal statute which mentions both cows and beefer's, it was held that by the term cow, must be understood one that had a calf. 2 East, P. C. 616; 1 Leach, 105.

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Carling's dam Thrunton Janine was one of the foundation cows in Mr Owen's 25-cow herd.
Bred by Hamish Goldie, Ruthwell, Dumfries, he was by the 34,000gns Perth champion, Goldies Uppermost, and out of one of the restocked herd's foundation cows combining a blend of Dingle Hofmeister and Moelfre genetics.
This type of breeder is either suffering from the loss of valuable foundation cows that are important to the advancement of their programmes or from TB decimating the number of cows specially developed to produce a premium earning, slaughter animal.

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