Horses are now obsolete for herding cattle - The Horse Forum
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post #1 of 8 Old 04-21-2013, 03:27 AM Thread Starter
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Horses are now obsolete for herding cattle


I am definitely trying this in June!

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post #2 of 8 Old 04-21-2013, 06:35 AM
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lol...... so what happens when they catch it and squash the little car


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post #3 of 8 Old 04-21-2013, 08:57 AM
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Those things suck up battery power in about 15 min. The video didn't work but I can imaging the animals getting snorty wondering what type of erratic predator they are dealing with.
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post #4 of 8 Old 04-21-2013, 10:17 AM
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That's a pretty cute video. My grandsons tried it two years ago and the older cows pretty much ignored the cars, but the yearlings followed their cars right into the trap pasture.

Your link didn't work for me either, so I brought over a different one.

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post #5 of 8 Old 04-21-2013, 09:16 PM
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I tried it... cows alternated between being terrified of it and chasing after it to see what it was I let the one cow catch up with it and he promptly LICKED the car!
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post #6 of 8 Old 04-21-2013, 09:51 PM Thread Starter
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Haha southern that is a GOOD question.

With my loco spawn of hell cows they would probably demolish it and then take a dump on it.
Hopefully my others in TX will be too afraid of it.

Thankfully I will be using a cheap $20 one and NOT my really nice $200 one lol

Sorry saddlebag and thanks boots. My phones being a yard and I was afraid it would end up not working :/

Lol Delfina sounds like my cows!

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post #7 of 8 Old 04-22-2013, 09:40 AM
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Lmao pretty sure our one horned cow would be wearing it if I tried taking a car and herding her and her calf with it...
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post #8 of 8 Old 04-22-2013, 11:11 AM
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Haha, that is hilarious!

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