Junior show exhibitor
In a new mini-series, That’s Farming, takes a look at some potential Christmas gifts for agricultural enthusiasts. Our resident editor, Catherina Cunnane, previews some of Animal Farmacy’s potential stocking fillers for young/junior show exhibitors/handlers.
- Junior Show Kit
Also available through the online show and priced at €130.00 is its Junior Show Kit, containing a halter (12mm or 16mm in length), a lead rope (white, black, or red), 1kg of soap of their choice (range of colours to choose from), a Stanley Metal Latch Chest, and other essential grooming tools.
These include a water scraper, a dandy brush, 1L of Mega Shine, a wire slicker brush, a plastic curry comb and even a packet of Haribo sweets.
The company says this is “the perfect person for any young show person, whether they have just started into showing cattle or if they are hoping to do so for the next show season”.
There is also an option to customise the box with the young handler’s name, a herd/flock name, ect. Find out more details via this link.
- Children’s white show coat
Also available through its store is a children’s white show coat, priced at €25.00. Currently, it has coats for children from 3 to 14 years of age in five different sizes.
There is also an option to customise your white show coat with the young handler’s name, herd/flock name and/or logos. Purchase via this link.
Moreover, the store also stocks an aluminium telescopic show stick, which adjusts to allow you to store it within a show box.
The show stick comes in three colours: red, silver, or black and is priced at €49.99. Purchase via this link.
- Grooming Caddy
This is essentially an easy-to-carry bag with multiple pockets for various brushes and spray bottles, which, according to the company, “will hold almost anything you need”.
It is made from tough nylon material and comes in one colour only – black. Priced at €22.00 via this link.
- Cotton show halters
It also stocks a range of cotton show halters, varying from 8mm to 20mm in length and of various colours, including black, natural white, red, and white.
Prices vary from €7.00-€25.99, depending on size. It has a general sizing guide on its website, via you can access via this link.