Baumgarten: Lesson learned but not forgotten
I learned a valuable lesson in my 12 years of showing cattle: If you win, you be happy for yourself and your animal. If you lose, you be happy for your friend and their animal.
Of course, it wasn’t always easy. There were plenty of days I walk out of the showring with the grand champion ribbon, a smile plastered across my face.
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