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Friday, December 03, 2004

My Kind of Man

Swiss Farmer's Dying Wish: Save My Cows
BUCH, Switzerland (AP) - Shortly before his death last month, a Swiss farmer made an unusual last request - save his two cows from the slaughterhouse and put them in a retirement home.
The family of the now-deceased farmer even organized a church collection to save eight-year-old Maya and her four-month-old calf Toni, the organizers of the retirement scheme said Thursday.
"His son begged the priest to call for a collection so that the animals would not have to be slaughtered and our project could take over," said Reinhold Zepf, founder of the "Viva la Vacca" organization, adding that the family wished to remain anonymous.

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