Instructions for Raising Bottle Calves

You don't need a lot of money or pasture to get started raising bottle calves.



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In the method described by Luilla Thompson, raising bottle calves is an easy way to make a profit while having your own small herd of calves.
PHOTO: LUILLA THOMPSON
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There are three different ways to castrate a bull calf including lateral incision, end incision, and emasculatome.
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This diagram shows the location of where to insert a knife into a calf who has been suffering from bloat to relieve the gases there.
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