This Ritchie Calving Gate features a number of unique benefits to help stock farmers improve stock handling safety. The securing gate, with its unique hinged lower rail can be closed in on the pen over deep straw. The locking chain positioned behind the animal stops backward movement whilst the animal is safely secured within the pen by the gates adjustable head yoke. In its raised position the hinged lower rail gives protected access to the animal for calf or stockman and the removable horizontal rail, fitted to the side gate, allows generous access to the animal for any medical treatment.
Robust all steel construction. Full length trough fed from approx. 300kgs capacity hopper. Bird-proof hopper filled from weatherproof, easily operated, sliding door at the rear of the feeder
Robust unit with easily adjusted header rail to exclude cows from pen.
Minimises stress to stock and operator. Single lever operation locks the neck yoke and nose band. Hinged door. Complete with belly band and rump strap. Good access for dehorning and castrating.
Manufactured from 16bg Steel Sheet with 30 x 30mm hollow section legs.
This weigh and dehorning crate is fitted with a Tru-test digital load cell for accurate measurments and has fully sheeted sides with entry gates hinged from both sides for easy access.