In 2019 we continued on with the club calf experiment. We AIed 8 registered Angus cows, 1 Registered Hereford cow and 1 Hereford cross cow to clubby bulls. In December 2019 we had 4 steers and 2 heifers. 1 of the steer and 1 heifer were by Dakota Gold and the other 3 steers heifer were by Loaded for Bear.
001C, Dash, is by Dakota Gold and out of a Connealy Confidence 0100 daughter.
C002 is out only smokey this year. He is by Dakota Gold and out of Kade’s cow, Bayley. His is name is Donner.
C003, Cupid, is out of a Hereford commercial cow and Loaded for Bear. This is Kaine’s calf.
C004, Blizten, is Jaxsen’s calf. He is by Dakota Gold and out of Jaxsen’s Angus cow, Puddin.
C005, Cupid, is out of BK Susie 903, a Danny Boy daughter and Loaded for Bear.
006C, Vixen, is out of an Angus cow and Loaded for Bear.
In 2018 we decided we were gong to try raising some club calves for the kids to show. We AIed 9 registered Angus cows and 1 Hereford cross cow to clubby bulls. So in 2019 we had 4 steers and 1 heifer. 3 of the steers and 1 heifer were by Dakota Gold and the other steer was by Fu Manchu.
Foxy, Fatty B and Goldmember all did really well at the Sasquatch Showdown. Results below:
The first one of our 2019 calves was Nigel, he is out of BK Horseshoe Pride 201, she is by a son of Ankonian Equinox and out of a Bon View New Design 1407. His sire is Dakota Gold.
Our second one, Austin, is by Fun Manchu and out of a Hereford commercial cow.
Our heifer, Foxy Cleopatra, was born in the middle. She is out of BK Susie 452, a fancy cow by S A V Platinum 0010. 452’s dam is BK Susie 721, a daughter of B/R Frontrange 052. Foxy’s sire is Dakota Gold. We have been really happy with how well Foxy is doing at the virtual shows, she was the Supreme Champion Breeding Heifer at the Sasquatch Showdown and has won her class at numerous other online shows.
Next, we have Mr Fatty B, he is out of BK Susie 903, a Danny Boy daughter that is out of BR Frontrange 052 daughter. Mr Fatty B is also by Dakota Gold.
And Lastly, we have Goldmember, he is out of BK Eriska 917, who is out of an Ankonian Equinox daughter and a Cornhusker cow. Goldmember is also by Dakota Gold.