A very patient Aly modeling my state-of-the-art Becker Sling!
The Becker Sling is an absolutely invaluable piece of equipment for technical rescue incidents requiring a vertical lift. I have everything needed from the master hook down (not shown in this picture are the master hook, shackles and spreader bar, which has quick release pins).
This very specialized piece of equipment was designed and manufactured by Dr. Kathleen Becker, who is both a Veterinarian and a Mechanical Engineer, and I am absolutely thrilled to have it as part of my equine technical rescue equipment cache.
I think there are only a few of these to be found throughout Massachusetts. Safe, purpose built and uncomplicated to put on…