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ivan pine
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2 years 11 months ago

A way to identify sheep that have been dosed or vaccinated to avoid overdosing or underdosing.

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Drench or vaccinating equipment needs to be manufactured to be able to contain a raddle,markig pen or marking dye in the lower hand grip so as each animal is treated a simple wrist action can leave a small identifying mark on the animals nose to identify that it has been treated.The raddle holder could be manufactured as an attachment to a current dosing applicator or combined into a complete dosing unit.

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Jules Dorman

2 years 11 months ago

Dad 85yrs carries a small notebook in his chest pocket while doing stock work with my Brother 48yrs... Dad writes the date, the age of the sheep mob, what paddock they came into the sheep yards from n what paddock the sheep are being moved into after drenching, drafting, weaning, joining... This notebook practice has worked perfectly since 1901 when his great great grandfather came out from Balcavia Germany, my grandfather added dog clips to the gate chains so there would be no boxing of sheep should a gate be pushed open.