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" ... its head, it got up, pawed two or three times like an old bull, bellowed very loud, stepped back a few steps, and bolted at his legs with all its force ; it then began to paw again, bellowed, stepped back, and bolted as before ; but knowing its intention... "
Observations on Live Stock: Containing Hints for Choosing and Improving the ... - Page 77
by George Culley - 1807 - 274 pages
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A Monograph of the Genus Bos: The Natural History of Bulls, Bisons, and ...

George Vasey - Bison - 1857 - 192 pages
...wildness, and is corroborated by the following circumstance that happened to Mr. Bailey, of Chillingham, who found a hidden calf, two days old, very lean and...loud, stepped back a few steps, and bolted at his legs with all its force ; it then began to paw again, bellowed, stepped back, and bolted as before ; but...
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Cassell's popular natural history, Volumes 1-2

Cassell, ltd - 1863
...their native wildness, and is corroborated by the following fact, which occurred to Mr. Culley. He found a hidden calf, two days old, very lean and very...loud, stepped back a few steps, and bolted at his legs wit!. all its force ; it then began to paw again, bellowed, stepped back, and bolted as before ; but...
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The English Cyclopaedia

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1866
...their native wildness, and is corroborated by the following circumstance that happ3ned to the writer of this narrative, who found a hidden calf, two days...loud, stepped back a few steps, and bolted at his legs with all its force ; it then began to paw again, bellowed, stepped back, and bolted as before ; but...
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British Farmer's Magazine, Issue 54

Agriculture - 1868
...ground and lie like a hare. A gentleman, who hail found a hidden calf very lean aud very weak, began stroking its head ; it got up, pawed two or three, times like an old bull, bellowed loudly, retired a few steps, aud then butted at his legs with allits force. The dams will allow no...
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Cassell's popular natural history, Volumes 1-2; Volume 109

Cassell, ltd - 1871
...native wildness, and is corroborated by the following fact, which occurred to Mr. Culley. He found hidden calf, two days old, very lean and very weak....loud, stepped back a few steps, and bolted at his legs wii all its force ; it then began to paw again, bellowed, stepped back, and bolted as before ; but...
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Natural History: Exhibiting in a Series of Delightful Anecdotes and ...

William Bingley - Zoology - 1871 - 1042 pages
...author of the History of Berwick, who found a hidden Calf two days old, very lean and weak. On his stroking its head it got up, pawed two or three times like an old Bull, bellowed very loud, went back a few steps, and bolted at his legs with all its force: it then began to paw again, bellowed,...
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Our duty to animals

Caroline Bray - 1871 - 160 pages
...Culley tells us that he once found a hidden calf, two days old, and stroked its head ; immediately it got up, pawed two or three times like an old bull, bellowed loudly, stepped back a few steps, and bolted at his legs with all its force ; and, to his dismay, Mr....
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Stories about Animals

Thomas Jackson - Animal behavior - 1874 - 253 pages
...the following circumstance, that happened to the writer of this narrative, who found a hidden calf of two days' old, very lean and very weak. On stroking...loud, stepped back a few steps, and bolted at his legs with all its force. It then began to paw again, bellowed, stepped back, and bolted as before ; but,...
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Log-book of a Fisherman and Zoologist

Francis Trevelyan Buckland - Fishing - 1876 - 407 pages
...the ' History of Berwick.' He found a hidden calf about two days old, very lean and weak, but on his stroking its head it got up, pawed two or three times like an old bull, bellowed very loud, retreated a few steps, and bolted at his legs with all its force; it then began to paw again, bellowed,...
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The Rural Life of England, Volume 2

William Howitt - Country life - 1888 - 386 pages
...the following circumstance, that happened to the writer of this narrative, who found a hidden calf of two days old, very lean and very weak. On stroking...loud, stepped back a few steps, and bolted at his legs with all his force. It then began to paw again, bellowed, stepped back, and bolted as before ; but...
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