Friday, March 12, 2010

Ox in Training: Puppy leading calf

I was having trouble getting Scout to go ahead of me so I hitched the pup up to him and let him lead the way. It worked great.

Ox Training: Puppy turns calf around

Pliny the Elder

Pliny the Elder was a first century author and naturalist. In Naturalis Historia he wrote: "Indian oxen are said to be as tall as camels and to have horns up to four feet wide. Among the Garamantes oxen only graze while walking backwards."