market hog 4-h help needed again

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by gaited horse, Dec 4, 2008.

  1. gaited horse

    gaited horse Merry Christmas!

    Aug 14, 2008
    Fernley, NV
    can any one tell what kind of show stick I should get?
    can some one show me pics of there show sticks?
    how tall should hog panels be if coyotes are in the area?
     
  2. sara

    sara Title Needed Here

    Back in the day when I showed pigs in 4-H I used a wooden cane. [​IMG]
     
  3. SittinPretty

    SittinPretty Out Of The Brooder

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    Sep 16, 2008
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    The one I used was kinda like a riding crop with a little tassle on the end. Got it at Tractor Supply in the horse stuff. It waslike 2-3 feet long. Some used rhe riding crops with the flap on the end.
     
  4. gaited horse

    gaited horse Merry Christmas!

    Aug 14, 2008
    Fernley, NV
    Quote:I think that you are not suposed to use the can any more but I will talk to my leader on tuesday. I found one I like alot but I there is a hook on the end that I touch the pick with do they all have this?
     
  5. gaited horse

    gaited horse Merry Christmas!

    Aug 14, 2008
    Fernley, NV
  6. sara

    sara Title Needed Here

    Quote:That's for cattle. You use it to set the feet, and rub their belly. [​IMG]
     
  7. gaited horse

    gaited horse Merry Christmas!

    Aug 14, 2008
    Fernley, NV
    so the hooked ends are not for hogs
     
    Last edited: Dec 5, 2008

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