The Hoofman offer its customers a freeze branding service using cold irons to produce a sharp white identification numbers or letter on a cow. With 5cm & 10cm iron chose suiting the size and age of the animal branded.
We offer once a year visits per bulling or calving systems. Routine visits for units who AI all year round. Whole herd branding, corrective branding, Call in to do small groups of cattle combining visits to other units local. Book visit that correspond with other routines that can be done while branding.
We use a designed timing computer system the has been designed for professionals freeze branders with animal counter and timer alert to improve animal flow.
We charge a single fee for up to 4 digits on an animal, mileage and payment is required on the day.
and also individual working on smaller numbers. See us branding here:
We offer two sizes of Brands, the common 2.5 ” brand, smaller 2″ brand and a full set of alphabetical letters
How it works:
The different stages of Freeze Branding
The brands swells so you can see the number for a few days.
The brand numbers will scab over and fall off, this is 3 weeks after branding.
White hair will grow round the brand as a white outline
After 12 months, the whole brand will be white hair.