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Beautiful babies

Springtime in the country means one thing: babies!
  • Taloula the Catahoula

    Taloula the Catahoula is so cute lying in the grass! The Louisiana Catahoula Leopard Dog, also known as the Catahoula Cur, is an old American breed. They were traditionally used for hunting wild boar.

    Date Published: April 20, 2012
    Date Updated: May 3, 2012
  • New baby

    This sweet mama horse takes her new baby for a walk around the farmyard.

    Date Published: April 20, 2012
    Date Updated: May 3, 2012
  • Little Billy

    Betsy Freese's goat, Little Billy, was the only kid who survived the year he was born. Now he's the man of the barnyard! Take a <a href="http://www.livingthecountrylife.com/animals/livestock/the-best-of-little... target="new">look back</a> at Billy's life on the Freese farm so far.

    Date Published: April 20, 2012
    Date Updated: May 3, 2012
  • Four for the price of one

    One of Betsy Freese's goats had quads, and she's somehow managing to keep all of them happy and healthy. "That goat is a milking machine," Betsy says.

    Date Published: April 20, 2012
    Date Updated: May 3, 2012
  • First swim!

    Lloyd the duckling takes his first swim in the kiddie pool.

    Date Published: April 20, 2012
    Date Updated: May 3, 2012
  • Chilly baby

    Blizzard the baby alpaca was only two days old in this picture. He was pretty cold, so his owners put this toasty (and cute!) little jacket on him.

    Date Published: April 20, 2012
    Date Updated: May 3, 2012
  • Family time

    Summer at Salt Creek means one thing: alpacas! This adorable family enjoys the summer sun in their green pasture.

    Date Published: April 20, 2012
    Date Updated: May 3, 2012
  • Swans a-swimming

    Bonnie and Clyde the swans take their first cygnet for a swim in the pond.

    Date Published: April 20, 2012
    Date Updated: May 3, 2012
  • Sweet Judi

    Judi Mae the calf was just one day old when this photo was taken. Her owners say they were privileged to be there when she was born.

    Date Published: April 20, 2012
    Date Updated: May 3, 2012
  • Fancy Nancy

    This cute little Angus cross heifer calf has a name that matches her look: Fancy Nancy!

    Date Published: April 20, 2012
    Date Updated: May 3, 2012
  • Nice vest!

    It was a little chilly last March when Rita the Jersey calf was born, so her owners put this fleece vest on her to take the edge off.

    Date Published: April 20, 2012
    Date Updated: May 3, 2012
  • Sleeping Buddy

    Is that a baby deer napping under the bushes? Nope, it's Buddy the baby bull!

    Date Published: April 20, 2012
    Date Updated: May 3, 2012
  • The gift that keeps on giving

    This cow and her 6-month-old calf were a birthday present for the reader who submitted this photo. A few months later, the cow gave her another gift, this adorable calf.

    Date Published: April 20, 2012
    Date Updated: May 3, 2012
  • Oreos, anyone?

    This pretty little belted Galloway calf looks just like her mama!

    Date Published: April 20, 2012
    Date Updated: May 3, 2012
  • My, what big ears you have!

    Max the baby mule has found his legs, and there's no stopping him now!

    Date Published: April 20, 2012
    Date Updated: May 3, 2012
  • Patriotic pony

    Ali the mare had her baby on the Fourth of July, so the owners named her Freedom!

    Date Published: April 20, 2012
    Date Updated: May 3, 2012
  • He loves me, he loves me not

    Baby Isabella couldn't be cuter munching on daisies in the pasture.

    Date Published: April 20, 2012
    Date Updated: May 3, 2012
  • Is the grass greener over there?

    Miracle Too, age 2 months, gets her first look at the big boys. They seem to be sizing each other up.

    Date Published: April 20, 2012
    Date Updated: May 3, 2012
  • New mama

    Here's Angel the hen with her first chicks. Her owners say she's a very good first-time mama!

    Date Published: April 20, 2012
    Date Updated: May 3, 2012
  • Pampered goat

    After being rejected by her mother, Annabelle the goat was raised in the house, where she enjoyed time in front of the fireplace. A diaper helped keep things clean.

    Date Published: April 20, 2012
    Date Updated: May 3, 2012
  • Let sleeping pigs lie

    These three Chester White piglets seem to be daring each other to wake up their sleeping sister.

    Date Published: April 20, 2012
    Date Updated: May 3, 2012
  • Smoochies!

    Mist the border collie gets a little kiss from a red-coated Jersey calf.

    Date Published: April 20, 2012
    Date Updated: May 3, 2012
  • Say cheese!

    This sheep and her twin lambs seem excited to get their picture taken!

    Date Published: April 20, 2012
    Date Updated: May 3, 2012
  • Kisses!

    Johnny gets a hug and kiss from baby goat Moonie.

    Date Published: April 20, 2012
    Date Updated: May 3, 2012

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