Monica":32o81q9k said:If you spay a heifer, what class would you show it in at the fair? Steer?
It seems to me that it would have a unfair advantage should you show it agenst other heifers.
certherfbeef":1w9j6f1c said:They will bring more money because if they go to a feed lot, and come in heat, they do a lot of ram rodding around instead of eating. And beating the others around. If they are spayed they will not come in heat.
If done early enough, I wouldn't think it would set them back much. I'm not sure, but I don't think there is any incision(sp) made externaly.
TheBullLady said:Why do you think they'll bring more money? And isn't it a surgical procedure? I wouldn't think it's something you'd want to do at home..
dun":3uhto2rf said:This was discussed not to long ago. Not sure what venue it was on. It;s done vaginally, no incision. Seems like it was under 20 bucks a head.