Three people in northeastern Colorado are facing misdemeanor animal abuse charges after an animal rights group released a video showing calves being dragged by their ears and legs, lifted by their tails, kicked and thrown, authorities said Friday.
Ranchers in Weld County dealing with the floodwaters were able to save dozens of horses and cattle over the weekend.
The Colorado Court of Appeals is affirming a decision to permanently bar a man from owning or raising cattle in Logan County.
The Colorado Department of Agriculture says a cow that died in Logan County in northeast Colorado had anthrax, and about 50 other dead cattle at the same ranch may have been exposed.
Colorado officials are warning livestock owners to take extra precautions now that two horses in New Mexico have been found with a painful disease.
The drought in the Southwest may help 29-year-old Chad Bicker get to his goal of being a full-time farmer and rancher by the time he’s 40.
Farmers and ranchers said Tuesday that predators like coyotes are a huge problem, despite a federal report that found the number of cattle killed by the animals was minimal.