He went back to the ranch that night, saying that he had cattle to take care of.
I don't know what traits you look for in beef cattle, but they look healthy.
Do you lose many cattle to wolves?
I lose some cattle every year.
I have enough acreage and cattle to absorb some of the loss.
Occasionally they ran across small herds of cattle and she began to realize how large his ranch actually was.
I could run a passel of cattle on that land.
"Why did you ever pick this cattle corral?" he asked.
He might have pictured cattle or horses — even goats, but elk and buffalo?
The town has large cattle markets and an agricultural trade.
Was then wrecked, plundered and left roofless, all goods were pillaged, all cattle destroyed.
The only wealth of the mountaineers of northern Albania; large cattle are found only on the plains.
Large numbers of horses, cattle, swine and poultry are reared.
Originally the cattle were nearly all of the long-horned Spanish breed and of little value for their meat, except to the saladero establishments.
He went across the narrow yard to the sheds where the cattle were kept in stormy weather.
Until I was ten years old, my family lived in rural east Texas.
I see young men, my townsmen, whose misfortune it is to have inherited farms, houses, barns, cattle, and farming tools; for these are more easily acquired than got rid of.
And hark! here comes the cattle-train bearing the cattle of a thousand hills, sheepcots, stables, and cow-yards in the air, drovers with their sticks, and shepherd boys in the midst of their flocks, all but the mountain pastures, whirled along like leaves blown from the mountains by the September gales.
One day, in particular, an inoffensive, simple-minded pauper, whom with others I had often seen used as fencing stuff, standing or sitting on a bushel in the fields to keep cattle and himself from straying, visited me, and expressed a wish to live as I did.
We have no festival, nor procession, nor ceremony, not excepting our cattle-shows and so-called Thanksgivings, by which the farmer expresses a sense of the sacredness of his calling, or is reminded of its sacred origin.
One afternoon, near the end of the first summer, when I went to the village to get a shoe from the cobbler's, I was seized and put into jail, because, as I have elsewhere related, I did not pay a tax to, or recognize the authority of, the State which buys and sells men, women, and children, like cattle, at the door of its senate-house.
The verdure had thickened and its bright green stood out sharply against the brownish strips of winter rye trodden down by the cattle, and against the pale-yellow stubble of the spring buckwheat.
The cattle lowed from hunger, finding no food on the sun-parched meadows.
Hundreds of peasants, among them the Bogucharovo folk, suddenly began selling their cattle and moving in whole families toward the southeast.
That army, like a herd of cattle run wild and trampling underfoot the provender which might have saved it from starvation, disintegrated and perished with each additional day it remained in Moscow.
He examined the bailiff's accounts of the village in Ryazan which belonged to his wife's nephew, wrote two business letters, and walked over to the granaries, cattle yards and stables before dinner.