What is a cattle prod?

Answer A cattle prod is a long pole with an electrical transmitting device on the end of the pole and a trigger on the end that is held by the person using it. It is used to encourage cattle to move quic... Read More »

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Stun Gun Vs. Cattle Prod?

Stun guns and cattle prods are devices that, while used for different purposes, operate using similar principles. Both are hand-held devices capable of generating large amounts of electricity, whic... Read More »

Will a cattle prod start a fire?

A cattle prod can create a fire hazard if used near flammable liquid. Therefore, it is recommended that electric cattle prods only be used on cattle that have no alcohol on them.References:The Alab... Read More »

What is the best combo of volts to amps to kill pernicious weeds like thistles with a cattle prod type device as a 50k taser doesn't work due to ultra low amps?

Volts and amps are linked by a mathematical principle known as Ohm's law. Ohm's law states that V=IR where V is voltage, I is current (amps) and R is resistance. In general, biological systems are ... Read More »

How many cattle go in a cattle hauler?

Cattle haulers, also called stock trailers, vary in size and shape and therefore can hold from one to a few hundred cattle. The amount of cattle a livestock hauler can hold also depends on the size... Read More »