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Build a “Bud Box” to Make Livestock Handling a Breeze

By   /  April 14, 2014  /  Livestock  /  Comments Off on Build a “Bud Box” to Make Livestock Handling a Breeze

The term “Bud Box” describes the kind of handling facility preferred by low-stress livestock handling expert Bud Williams. By moving animals quietly and standing in the right spot, you can quickly and easily move animals into a chute for treatment, weighing or loading. Here’s information on how to build your own, including a video showing how it works.

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Cattle Handling Pointers

By   /  March 24, 2014  /  Livestock  /  1 Comment

Rick Machen and Ron Gill of Texas A&M share 5 basic principles of cattle behavior and turn them into ten handling pointers to help you become a better low-stress cattle handler.

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