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Lamb about 6weeks old Standing up in pasture with head down

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Lamb about 6weeks old Standing up in pasture with head down by itself ,tem 98.6 lost its twin last week.
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Large Animal Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 11 months ago.

Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you today. I do apologize that your question was not answered before. Different experts come online at various times; I just came online, read about your situation, and wanted to help.

Again I do apologize that my colleagues could not aid you sooner. If you would still like assistance, can you tell me:

What happened with the twin? Any clinical signs before death?

Any head tilting, head pressing when near walls, or circling?

What color are its gums?

Any fever, scours, changes to breathing or access to toxins?