Large Animal Veterinary

Ask a large animal vet and get answers to your questions ASAP

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Large Animal Veterinary Questions
I have a heifer that just calved and lost her baby in the
I have a young heifer that just calved and lost her baby in the process. She is down with hind legs extending out on both sides. I have lifted her with a hip vice but she continues, over time, to end … read more
Dr Linda
Dr Linda
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
Doctoral Degree
2,019 satisfied customers
Fainting goat will not stand up. Eating okay. My friends
My friends fainting goat (female) will not stnad up at all. Cannot find farrier that will look at her feet. She is eating fine. … read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
19,866 satisfied customers
I have a cow that we had to drag out of the pond she has
I have a cow that we had to drag out of the pond she has been laying down for 3 days and can't get up. She has a good appetite I've been hand feeding her. she has a 2 week old calf that I've been bott… read more
Dr-Bonk
Dr-Bonk
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
239 satisfied customers
we pulled a calf on Sunday from a first calf heifer, heifer
we pulled a calf on Sunday from a first calf heifer, heifer got up and has been running all over the pen, 2 days later she is down and cannot get up on her hind legs, what could be the problem?… read more
Dr. Taus
Dr. Taus
468 satisfied customers
My nervous mother goat had a hard birth and we had to pen her
My nervous mother goat had a hard birth and we had to pen her up with the kid and lift her up on her feet to insure the kid was feeding good. She would lay down on her sternum covering her udder. Once… read more
Dr. Todd
Dr. Todd
Large Animal Vet
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
754 satisfied customers
My 4 year old Saunen/Nubian cross is sitting on her leg. It
My 4 year old Saunen/Nubian cross is sitting on her leg. It feels limp and mushy. She is eating fine, alert, just dragging herself around. This has been going on for a couple weeks. We gave her copper… read more
Dr. Steve
Dr. Steve
Practicing Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,779 satisfied customers
Im grabbing at straws here. Ive been taking advice from
I'm grabbing at straws here. I've been taking advice from a goat expert and vets, but I've had no luck with treating my baby pygmy goat. I've had him for 32 days and have watched his motor skills invo… read more
Dr. Todd
Dr. Todd
Large Animal Vet
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
754 satisfied customers
I have 2 pygmy goats mother and son. They are fed all breed
I have 2 pygmy goats mother and son. They are fed all breed grain in winter and local grass hay year round. They are not vaccinated or dewormed. They share an area approx. 30' x 200' with 2 llamas and… read more
CountryDoc
CountryDoc
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
328 satisfied customers
Hereford calf born on Wednesday. Was up and nursing, running
Hereford calf born on Wednesday. Was up and nursing, running around. Friday morning, calf was laying down. I got it up and it walked a little bit and fell down. It is now Sunday, and calf will not get… read more
Dr. Lazarcheff
Dr. Lazarcheff
Emergency and Critical Care Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
535 satisfied customers
I have a 14 mo old heifer. She was found with severe weakness
I have a 14 mo old heifer. She was found with severe weakness in both back legs this morning. Wouldn't hardly support her weight (approx. 950 lbs.) Did not seem lethargic. Managed to get her to a cree… read more
Dr. Todd
Dr. Todd
Large Animal Vet
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
754 satisfied customers
my pigmy goat is crying real loud almost angry, he wont leave
my pigmy goat is crying real loud almost angry, he won't leave the back of the yard and is laying down and then jumps like it hurts and he is listless. We won't eat or drink and keeps standing with hi… read more
CountryDoc
CountryDoc
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
328 satisfied customers
I had a male pigmey goat born yesterday afternoon. My question
I had a male pigmey goat born yesterday afternoon. My question is that since it was born, the goat seems very unstable in its hind legs when it trys to stand. Is this a concern I need to address from … read more
CountryDoc
CountryDoc
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
328 satisfied customers
6 week old heifer seemed fine @ birth. Two days ago found
6 week old heifer seemed fine @ birth. Two days ago found her lying in pasture dehydrated and unable to get up. Her front legs although weak, seem fine. When we try standing her up, her back legs seem… read more
Dr. Todd
Dr. Todd
Large Animal Vet
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
754 satisfied customers
my pygmy goat is laying on her side, stiff legged with a slightly
my pygmy goat is laying on her side, stiff legged with a slightly distended abdomen (this is sometimes larger, sometimes smaller). when placed on her feet, she stumble runs a few feet he falls over on… read more
CountryDoc
CountryDoc
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
328 satisfied customers
What can I do for my one month old female goat that has a problem
What can I do for my one month old female pygmy goat that has a problem with her hind hooves? It appears as though the hooves are falling off. There is no infection and there is no oddor. It is painfu… read more
Dr. Todd
Dr. Todd
Large Animal Vet
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
754 satisfied customers
Pygmy goat had been down for approximately a week, unable to
Pygmy goat had been down for approximately a week, unable to hold up back hip. She delivered kid last night or today but still will not stand on her own. Suggestions on assisting her with stand would … read more
Dr. Hinson
Dr. Hinson
Associate Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1,196 satisfied customers
I have a pygmy goat that is pregnant. She is unable to carry
I have a pygmy goat that is pregnant. She is unable to carry her back hip area to walk, only drags her right leg. Only wants to lay on her right side, have tried to force her onto her left side, she w… read more
Dr. Margo
Dr. Margo
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
432 satisfied customers
Goat unable to stand, legs seem very weak. Vet came and gave
Goat unable to stand, legs seem very weak. Vet came and gave her dewormer and penicillin, but it didn't seem to help. She flops over on her side and has difficulty holding her head up and straight so … read more
Dr. Maggie
Dr. Maggie
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
12 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

It was so professional, so personally concerned (as we were) and you answered all of our questions. George and I are so happy that I found "JustAnswer" on my Google search -- you are now in my "Favorites" list! And, yes we do love our kitty - she makes our life complete!

Bev & GeorgeBoca Raton, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

CountryDoc

CountryDoc

Veterinarian

328 satisfied customers

Experienced mixed animal veterinarian

Dr. Darren

Dr. Darren

Large Animal Vet

60 satisfied customers

2008 Graduate; Experience in Cattle and Small Ruminant production and medicine

Pet Doc

Pet Doc

Veterinarian

4 satisfied customers

Veterinarian - BVSc

Dr. MD Stafford

Dr. MD Stafford

Veterinarian

250 satisfied customers

20 years mixed animal practice, fish health certified and experience with embryo transfer.

Dr. M.

Dr. M.

Veterinarian

133 satisfied customers

Board certified surgeon, lameness and advanced imaging expert with 9 years of experience.

Dr. Berry

Dr. Berry

Veterinarian

78 satisfied customers

26 years experience in small and large animal medicine and surgery.

Dr_Kitty

Dr_Kitty

Goat and llama Vet

55 satisfied customers

Veterinarian

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x