Ohio State University Extension Bulletin

Cattle Handling and Working Facilities

Bulletin 906


This bulletin addresses how to handle cattle and provides information on corral design. Topics in cattle handling include cattle vision, hearing, and flight zones. The basic areas needed for a corral are covered along with possible trouble spots. There are diagrams of various corral designs, and suggested dimensions are given.

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Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture

All educational programs conducted by Ohio State University Extension are available to clientele on a nondiscriminatory basis without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, gender, age, disability or Vietnam-era veteran status.

Keith L. Smith, Associate Vice President for Ag. Adm. and Director, OSU Extension.

TDD No. 800-589-8292 (Ohio only) or 614-292-6181



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