Thanks for the comments, as for extension, I think the first heifer could use more but I think the second has plenty.
Yes, it gets cold here, however, not like out in JIT'S part of the country!
When I read about all of the destruction the hurricanes cause down in the US, I can live with putting on a pair of gloves and touque!
I just came in from the barn where we had a cow bloated, I gave her two bottles of anti-gas but before that she fell in the chute and expelled quite a bit of "stuff" from both ends. She is much better but is still blown up. What do we do next?