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A flood-hit farmer’s lament for his lost cows: ‘It’s the helplessness of hearing them bellowing’ – The Guardian

NSW landowners and vets describe the heartbreak of livestock losses – and one miraculous calf rescue

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Australia east coast floods 2021NSW landowners and vets describe the heartbreak of livestock losses and one miraculous calf rescue
Tue 23 Mar 2021 09.30 GMT
It was the terrified bellows of his dairy cows as the flood waters rapidly rose around them that broke the Taree dairy farmer Rod Lattimores heart.
Its the helplessness of hearing them bellowing because they are obviously stressed, they are very panicked, and you cannot get to them to do anything for them, Lattimore told Guardian Australia….

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