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Oxen | by Stella Blu
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Oxen

Oxen, or Bueys, as they are called in the Dominican Republic used to power the sugar cane presses. Often they are still used now. The oxen are very patient and respond to words, know when to go and when to stop. They also know they get a treat of sugar cane when they finish the rounds.

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Taken on April 9, 2012