Durable Headgates Are Important for Efficient Cattle Operations

Headgates play an important role in many cattle operations for sorting, preparing for slaughter, breeding, and some veterinary procedures. Thus, a durable, reliable, and easy to use headgate can play a major factor in your cattle operation’s long-term success. Here at D-S Livestock Equipment, we are proud to offer three different styles of Matador cattle… Read more »

Our Free Catalog Can Help Your Stay Informed About Livestock Equipment

If you own a sheep, cattle, goat, or other livestock operation you might likely find yourself beyond the confines of hearth and home, beyond the reach of a wireless internet signal. Keeping paper and printed materials on hand can be helpful in these times. Here at D-S Livestock Equipment we understand the mobility component of… Read more »

The Turn O’Matic Work Station Can Help with Trimming an Animal’s Hooves

Hoof trimming and other handling procedures are often an essential part of any goat, sheep, or livestock operation. If you’re dealing with a large herd, or you have several stubborn animals attempting to physically manipulate them by hand by proving challenging. Indeed, some people have even become injured in the attempt. Here at D-S Livestock… Read more »

Convenient Financing Can Help Purchase Equipment for Rapid Herd Expansion

There are many factors that contribute to maintaining a thriving livestock operation. Each year your range, the number of head, and scope of service can expand and change. This might also include starting a new operation in a different location. When an opportunity arises to expand your operation, or open a new track, you will… Read more »

Quality Panels and Grafting Boxes Can Help Reduce Stress During Winter Kidding

Winter kidding for a goat operation can be a somewhat stressful time for you the operator as well as the animals. Sorting, and separating while keeping a nanny and kids comfortable often calls for quality panels, doors, and pens. Here at D-S Livestock Equipment we offer a range of panels, grafting boxes, and pen components… Read more »

Panels and Doors Are Often Needed for Seasonal Shelters

As the summer season winds down and the cool breezes of fall descend upon the land, some sheep, goats, and cattle operations turn their focus to providing their livestock with an over winter shelter. This is even more likely to be the case for livestock operations in northern latitudes or at elevation. Of course, simply… Read more »

A Galvanized Calf Table Won’t Rust

A high-quality calf table can play an essential role in preparing young cattle for different transitions as they take membership in the herd. They also play an important role in controlling the animal for various veterinary care requirements. Here at D-S Livestock Equipment, we understand that a quality calf table is a significant investment for… Read more »

A Quality Feeder Ensures that Your Animals Have the Nutrition They Need

A well-fed animal is less likely to develop health problems. This can be especially beneficial for goat, sheep, and cattle operations. Here at D-S Livestock, we are proud to offer a wide range of quality feeders to help ensure that your animals receive the proper nutrition they need to grow and thrive. Our OSF38 Feeder… Read more »

Quality Loading and Handling Equipment Can Help Move Sheep and Goats to New Locations

If you operate a goat or sheep operation, then you likely need to move your herd or key members of a herd throughout the course of the year. This might be necessary for the breeding process or relocating your herds as the seasons start to change. Here at D-S Livestock Handling Equipment we offer high… Read more »

Quality Panels and Doors Can Help Move a Small Number of Animals Throughout the Season

If you have a small number of animals with special needs or use a pasture rotation program, you need quality panels and doors to manage seasonal operations. Here at D-S Livestock Equipment, we offer a wide range of products to help manage your herd. We keep a large inventory on hand which allows us to… Read more »