During a spring night, a Forest Enets herderâs reindeer gave birth to a calf. In the early morning hours, when his dog would not stop chasing after the newborn calf, the herder decided to scare him off with carabine shots. Unfortunately, he accidentally hit him.Â Â
Recording: The tale was recorded in Potapovo in 2008 by Andrey Shluinsky. It was transcribed by Andrey Shluinsky with the help of Vitaliy Bolin and glossed by Andrey Shluinsky.