The Callicrate Bander™ has earned a reputation as the most humane and effective bloodless castration method on the market, recommended by veterinarians, animal handling specialists and cattle producers.
“Banding is better than cutting for the bigger animals,” says Temple Grandin, a professor of animal science at Colorado State University and one of the nation’s leading experts on humane animal handling.
We are both giving you an enthusiastic ‘thumbs up’ to the ‘WEE’ Bander™. There is no way with a normal elastrator that we would have been able to band so many lambs in such a short period of time. It probably took less than half as long as normal.
With the enhanced performance from bull calves left intact, he doesn’t need to use growth implants, which means his cattle qualify for natural beef programs. “If I’m doing delayed castration, I don’t need to use hormones, and I definitely don’t want to implant my heifers because I retain the top end of them or sell them to someone else as replacements.”
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