Hook-and-loop type bands suitable for use around the hock of milking cows. These bands stay on well, but are not as secure as ankle-fitting Leg Bands but they are more visible in the dairy, and are easier (and safer) to apply and remove, and they stay cleaner.
Just be sure to put on both legs, or use an ankle band also, if using for antibiotic or other high-risk identification. (We will not accep..
Dairymen have used a variety of products for quick and easy temporary identification in the cowshed. Plastic insulation tape is often used, but this can often shrink after application and cause some pain and aggravation.
Ordinary hardware-store duct tape is cheap, and is easy to apply, but generally falls off in a very short time as water penetrates the plastic coating and causes the cloth to fal..
Hook and loop nylon leg bands. Simply wrap around the cow´s leg and press together for quick, temporary identification. To remove, grasp and pull.
Easy to clean and completely re-usable. Legbands may be written on with a standard tag marker if required. Be sure to put on both legs, if using for antibiotic or other high-risk identification.
(Shoof will not accept responsibility for losses caused ..
Strong plastic-backed waterproof fabric bands with self-adhesive tab. Can be written on with a waterproof marking pen to give reliable identification especially for patients of vet clinics, or clients of boarding facilities, etc.
Also useful for tagging new-born lambs, kids, puppies, etc. Bands are 50cm long x 16mm wide, and can be cut to required length...
Top quality ear notcher from Stone Manufacturing Inc, in USA.
Die-cast aluminium, with heat-treated cutting plate. V-cut 3mm x 3mm. (Notcher incorporates a depth stop to reduce notch to small size required.)
This notcher is individually hand finished. Ideal for new-born piglets. Length 13cm o.a...