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Sam Shaffer, 13, grooms his 1,164-pound steer, Bud, on Friday at the Routt County Fair in Hayden.

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Witnessing only the final preparations on fair day is to gloss over nearly a year of work that started when the livestock weighed about 500 to 600 pounds.


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