Graphic content: Video: ‘Castrate bull calves young’


A 16-month-old castrated male had a large unilateral swelling of the scrotum.

Graphic content: Video: ‘Castrate bull calves young’

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A 16-month-old castrated male had a large unilateral swelling of the scrotum.

Cavan-based vet, Gerard McGovern, was recently presented with a case whereby a 16-month-old castrated male (bullock) had a large unilateral swelling of the scrotum.

In a post on Instagram, he explained that needle aspirate and ultrasound examination confirmed the swelling to contain pus.

“Moral of the story: Castrate bull calves young and let your vet decide if a burdizzo castrator is suitable,” McGovern concluded.


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