branding parties really arnt that bad.
branding cattle is all part of the ranching business. Though there are some that dont, when you own a large ranch in the middle of no where , there are scumbags that go in and steal cattle, and its a lil insurance for some ranchers. as for being hogtied. well, tryin holding a calf and branding it.. lets see how well you do. its no easier than tattooing id's on your dog . a lot of people are doing that now a days.
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