Hot or cold?

.:EQUUS:. Archive on October 31, 2007, 2:17


Thoroughbreds and other breeds are often identified by brands, these days applied via freezebranding as opposed to previously branding with a hot iron.

Was having a think the other day while out on the feed run and came to the conclusion being a brander would be another job with horses that pays well for a small amount of work, far as I can see.

Once all the babies are weaned, it’s time to ID them so we get in a guy by the name of Carter-Smith to come out for an afternoon and brand all the young horses.  Now on rough figures, a whole heap of horses may cost say $40 to


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