Two-stage, low-stress, painless method for weaning calves can decrease bawling and aimless walking while increasing time spent eating by 25%. Lightweight, noninvasive plastic nose-flap prevents calves from nursing (Stage 1) yet allows it to graze, drink and engage in full social and physical interaction with its mother. Helps prepare both cow and calf for life after weaning by gradually and effectively reducing the bond between mother and young.
At weaning time, slide anti-sucking device onto partition between animal's nostrils to prevent access to teat. Remove after 4-7 days for a less stressful and quiet separation (Stage 2). Reduced weaning stress may have long-term benefits on calf health and performance. Unique one-piece design is less likely to break or fall apart.
Very economical! Wash, disinfect, and reuse again and again. Yellow.