Farmer Bob Herndon lets calves out of a pen in a corral on his farm near Marionville, Mo., May 10, 2006. Herndon, who lost 25 cattle to thieves, begsn branding his animals and patrolling with other local ranchers at night to watch for suspected cattle rustlers. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)
Farmer Bob Herndon lets calves out of a pen in a corral on his farm near Marionville, Mo., May 10, 2006. Herndon, who lost 25 cattle to thieves, begsn branding his animals and patrolling with other local ranchers at night to watch for suspected cattle rustlers. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein) MARK SCHIEFELBEIN ASSOCIATED PRESS
Farmer Bob Herndon lets calves out of a pen in a corral on his farm near Marionville, Mo., May 10, 2006. Herndon, who lost 25 cattle to thieves, begsn branding his animals and patrolling with other local ranchers at night to watch for suspected cattle rustlers. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein) MARK SCHIEFELBEIN ASSOCIATED PRESS