Electric Fencing Basics

With livestock, adding a slight shock with electric fencing might be the best way to go.

Wire Return System
Wire Return System: A. Energizer; B. Ground wires; C. Ground rods; D. Insulated wire connections; E. Electrified wire fence; F. Current flows from electrified wire to ground wire through animal. Ground wire returns to energizer to complete circuit.
illustration by Rebekah Sell