The Red One is a battery-operated livestock prod at an economical price. Hot-Shot continues to lead the industry with our dependable prods. Every unit is factory tested to high performance standards, making it the ongoing brand of choice for farmers, ranchers, and professional stock handlers and haulers. When used correctly, electric prods are a time-tested, humane way to aid in the movement of livestock; be sure to read and understand all documentation included before using this product. Permanently sealed, maintenance-free, solid-state motor resists damage by dirt or moisture.