The unprecedented cold temperatures and power outages are forcing Texans to bring their farm animals inside to keep them from freezing to death.


Farmers and ranchers understand what they’re getting themselves into when they get into the business. There are going to be times when you have to go to extremes to protect your investment. As area farmer Kenneth McAlister put it to Newschannel 6, it’s part of the nature of what they’re in.

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New York Magazine and HuffPost contributor Yashar Ali started the conversation on Twitter regarding the drastic measures Texans are taking to keep their animals from freezing.



No matter what your opinion is on the issue, it's good to see people being proactive when it comes to the care of their livestock.

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