Neighbors get together and help each other brand their new herd. On Saturday, under the heat of the midday sun, we all met at Toad’s place to brand his cattle that were born this year.
From Bull to Steer
I also learned how to inoculate the cows as they came through the chute. I was a bit intimidated by the needle and the toughness of the animal’s hide, but after nearly 50 cows with two shots each, I was doing ok.