Burdizzo Castrator For Goat :The Burdizzo is used to crush both spermatic cords, thus stopping blood flow to the testicles, which are then reabsorbed by the body. The Burdizzo method has been known to have a high failure rate. Failure to castrate using the Burdizzo method is usually due to improper technique or improper care of the clamp. The safest, quickest, and cleanest, way to castrate livestock. It crushes the testicular cord, you must proceed with one cord at a time and make two crushes 1-2cm of distance. 16″ size It is important to remember that the spermatic cords must be crushed one side at a time. After restraining the animal, grab the scrotum and manipulate one of the testicles deep in the scrotal sac and find the spermatic cord. Place the clamp over the spermatic cord one-third of the way down the scrotum. Clamp down and hold for 15 to 20 sconds. Release the clamp, reposition it over the spermatic cord one-half inch lower and repeat the procedure. Perform the same steps on the other side to crush the other spermatic cord. Always check the position of the spermatic cord before and after each clamping to ensure no mistakes are made. With this method, the scrotal sac will not slough off but will remain on the animal. The testicles will atrophy. 8 to 12 weeks oldThe ideal time to castrate a goat is when he is 8 to 12 weeks old. If you know that he will be used for meat, you can castrate as early as a week old.
The Burdizzo is a castration device which employs a large clamp designed to break the blood vessels leading into the testicles. When the device is used, the operator crushes the spermatic cords one at a time, leaving a space in between in order to prevent an interruption of blood-flow to the scrotum.
- Castration Plier for Bloodless Castration, Burdizzo Style
- Crushes the spermatic cords but does not break the skin or the arteries to scrotum. Thus no blood and less risk of fly-strike.
- Net Weight 1 lb 5oz or above
- 9 Inches Length – 1 1/4″ jaw length
- High Quality Corrosion Resistant Stainless Steel
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