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Ryan Ranch welcomes triplet calves

Calves born to long odds, thriving at even longer survival chances

ALADDIN, Wyo. — Ranchers through the Northern Great Plains are in the midst of calving season right now, and that is true at the Ryan Ranch, located north of Aladdin, Wyo. But unlike nearly every other rancher this year, the Ryan Ranch welcomed a set of triplet black angus calves on March 9.

“You just don’t hardly hear of anybody having them,” said rancher Scott Ryan.

It was his wife Tami who first spotted the tiny black calves laying in the field, their mom nearby.

“I came over the hill, and I was like, ‘Scott, we have triplets,’” Tami said. “he said, ‘I doubt it.’”...