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Ray Murphy damaged his spine after climbing onto this catwalk to tag a bull in September 2009.

Life changed in a heartbeat for Bonnyville rancher Ray Murphy

Ray Murphy was in a hurry the day he made the fateful decision 
to try to replace a lost CCIA tag on a bull by himself

Ray Murphy had a bad heart. That’s why he was so busy on that fateful day — Sept. 22, 2009. The Bonnyville cattleman’s pre-op appointment with his surgeon for open heart surgery was the next day and so he needed to get that week’s cattle shipment moving from Murphy Livestock his 300-head purebred Angus and […] Read more