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Creative Ways to Weigh sheep

Discussion in 'Everything Else Sheep' started by shepherdO, Jul 17, 2019.

  1. Jul 17, 2019
    shepherdO

    shepherdO Overrun with beasties

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    Any idea?

    I typically just guess weight in adult sheep, and I don't have a method to weigh lambs other than just hoist them up and step on a bathroom scale, which then takes about 30 seconds of perfect stillness before it registers. I did this last year with a 105 lb lamb and it was difficult to say the least!

    Any ideas of how to do this without purchasing an expensive crate scale system?

    Thanks!
     
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    Mini Horses

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    shepherdO

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    Can you just tape them? Most folks do this with livestock.
     
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