Hoof Trimming Takes a New Turn

No more sheep-tipping! After our last back-breaking session of tipping our 250-lb ewes into a sheep chair and then trying to avoid getting kicked in the face as we trimmed their feet, I invested in a “Roll O’Matic” turn-table. Lolo and I rolled it out for its maiden voyage today. Things went relatively smoothly, and we developed a long list of adjustments and improvements to make it work better for us. Far easier on the back than the sheep-chair.
Emylou gives it a whirl
The floor drops down to give easy access to Emylou's feet for trimming

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