Weaning some Calves this fall?
Tired of: Stress on the calves?
Stress on the cows?
Days & nights of noisy bawling critters?
Stress on you?
The Solution: QuietWean nose-flaps.
What: QuietWean nose-flaps are plastic and re-useable.
When: Put into calf’s nostrils prior to separating cows & calves at weaning.
How: Nose-flaps are a physical barrier that prevents the calf from nursing.
Why: Significantly reduces stress of separation at weaning that can lead to weight loss and sickness.
Burns Feed Store sells QuietWean nose-flaps: $3.99 each
Burns Feed Store also sells 2 Purina feed products which are recommended for calves at weaning:
- PreCon Stress Care 5. Feed for 21-28 days with free choice access to good quality forage (hay).
- Wind and Rain AVAILA4 mineral tub. This provides a palatable, wind & rain resistant, high quality mineral supplement.