Fine precision tool in "baby" size for castrating goat kids and lambs aged 1 week to about 6 months. Burdizzo severs the testicular cord by crushing without cutting the scrotum. Atrophy of testicles follows in about 6 weeks. Procedure is bloodless. Not painless, but animal recovers more quickly than from surgical castration. Can also be used to remove wattles and extra teats. High quality steel; precision fitted, nickel-plated instrument with patented cord stops.