Scoil: Fíodhnach (B.), Ráthluirc (uimhir rolla 4469)

Suíomh:
Fíonach, Co. Luimnigh
Múinteoir:
Seán Ó Scolaidhe

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Taifeach: Íseal | Ard
The Care of Our Farm Animals

Tagairt Chartlainne

Bailiúchán na Scol, Imleabhar 0495, Leathanach 216

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Ar an leathanach seo

The principal farm animals kept at home are the cows, horses, swine, (calf) calves, and fowl. When the cattle are being driven about "How! How! is said and Suck! Suck! is said when calling the calves. The cows are tied by stalls in a special house during the Winter. In olden times they were tied in a special way around the neck or horns. A cross of rushes is hung over every cow on St. Brigid Eve to keep them going lucky. Both the cow and the horse are fed on the same diet e.g. hay and root-crops. The horses are shod and clipped at the local forge. There is a story told in Feenagh

(leanann ar an chéad leathanach eile)
Bailitheoir
Michael Mc Carthy
Inscne
fireann
Seoladh
Cill Mhuire (Archer), Co. Luimnigh
Teanga
Béarla