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5-legged calf makes impression

Jun 20, 2007
6, 2005 A calf with a fifth leg born in mid-May on Orlando Romero's ranch east of Tucumcari, NM., is causing a stir in the cattle industry. The heifer calf was born with the extra leg, with two hooves, growing from its back. Quay County Extension Agent Pete Walden, a lifetime rancher and the local agent form New Mexico State University, said he had seen a cow with a similar deformity at a sale about 15 years ago. ...

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