Calf Separated From Mom After Medical Issues « CBS Denver

The calf was treated for low blood sugar at about 9:45 a.m.

Her eyes was covered with a towel and she had cotton in her ears to minimize the stress from all the sights and sounds.

“There was initially a lot of improvement,” officials said, but at 11 a.m. officials said the calf’s blood sugar had dropped again. She was given more sugar solution.

At 11:45 a.m., officials said her blood sugar had been stabilized.

They gave her a bottle and decided to see she if she was able to stand.

Crews filled a stable with sand to give the calf better footing.

Before trying to get her to stand, the staff did some x-rays to see if she suffered any bone damage or dislocations.

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