If an animal is found 'sitting'' then there are means of getting it on its feet again. If an animal is lying down it is a worse problem.
The rump of one beast had rubbed raw against the side of the trailer. Noses or rumps, either seem jammed into a position and the cattle are transported hundreds of kilometers. Was said, for example, the cost is $37 per head from north west Qld to Roma sale yards.