The start of labor.
Laying down, getting up, laying down, getting up, over and over again. Finally NanC lays down and starts to push.
Some girls lay down to have their babies and others squat.
Mucous, mucous, and more mucous!
Copious amounts of mucous
and the water sack begins
A little hoof begins to appear during contractions.
Another view of the first hoof and a shot of a hoof and nose.
Patti needs a little help. It's her first time and the baby is big.
Always pull down and out, AND, only pull during the contraction while she is pushing.
Here comes the head, and if you look closely, you can see
hanging down in the water bubble.
Patti needs a little more help. Hoofs are out and the head is half way out.
You're getting there Patti, don't stop now!
Cleaning out the mouth and around the nose with a towel. Baby will take his first
Cleaning up the rest of the little one.
Pulling the baby closer to mom for her to clean up.
Mom begins her work. Licking and cleaning. Obviously she's going to be a super
A hairdryer helps get the kids warm and dry quickly in cold weather. 2nd photo shows detaching
the umbilical cord.
Meet brand new Portia! She warms up under the heat lamp while mom cleans up Sophia,
Brand new twins Bold-R and Flin-T. Already looking for mom's teats.
Brand new Button. How could you not fall in love with this face!
Mom loving her babies. Notice that the afterbirth is beginning it's process of being
Zeke at one hour old!