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by Plaishfarm
Sun Jun 07, 2015 5:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Handling pigs for medication/examination
Replies: 4
Views: 1378

Re: Handling pigs for medication/examination

Thanks for reply. I am on the Isle of Wight. I designed a box with gates to funnel pig in and an upwards sliding gate at front but it has been costed by a joiner at £750 and would not be ready until end of July, this is a typical problem with contractors here.
by Plaishfarm
Mon Jun 01, 2015 6:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Handling pigs for medication/examination
Replies: 4
Views: 1378

Handling pigs for medication/examination

Hi, Does anyone know of the best design, or anyone who makes a holding crate/box that I can use to manage things like injections - I reckon I could make something, but a proper secure design would be better. The nearest I can find is a £3,000 plus sheep race. I find the snare tricky on my own. Many ...