Calf Muzzles

On the west coast of Scotland muzzles woven from willow were put on calves to prevent them from suckling for a while.

What we know about Calf Muzzles

Calf muzzle made by Alisdair Davidson

  On the west coast of Scotland muzzles woven from willow were put on calves to prevent them from suckling for a while. Often a farmer or crofter may only have one cow and if it had a calf suckling …Continue reading “What we know about Calf Muzzles”