Animal Castration

Bistoury For The Castration Of Sow.

(Division of the flank).

In females, it must be remembered that the horns of the uterus are very long and flexuous (), and that the very small ovaries are situated on the inside of the broad ligaments, which are very large, and allow the horns to float freely amongst the circumvolutions of the intestines. The animal must be prepared by being secured upon the right side in order to expose the left flank. The incision is made with a knife of peculiar form (), the coarse bristles having been previously closely clipped off. Care should be taken to carry the

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