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I have a 2 month old highlander calf. Limping on right front
I have a 2 month old highlander calf. Limping on right front foot. recently banded by vet (2-3 weeks ago) doesn't seem to be broken. but, he is unable to put any weight on it. What would you suggest I… read more
Dr. Rein
Dr. Rein
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
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He started limping this morning, favoring his right front
He started limping this morning, favoring his right front foot. Later, he would not take a walk with me and the other goat, Has spent a lot of time lying down in the goat cabin. We noticed that he has… read more
Dr. Rein
Dr. Rein
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
51 satisfied customers
I have a goat that got some mild burns a her belly and hind
Hi Pearl, I have a goat that got some mild burns a long her belly and hind legs in a grass fire. She had a scratch on the inside of one leg as well, its been 2 weeks and she's acted fine until yesterd… read more
Dan C., DVM
Dan C., DVM
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
183 satisfied customers
One goat jumped on top of the other goat and the goat that
One goat jumped on top of the other goat and the goat that got jumped on has now been limping on her front leg for about a week. … read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
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I have a six week old male goat was walking OK when he would
I have a six week old male goat was walking OK when he would stand and eat he seemed a little anxious moving his back legs around almost constantly now he will not get up I priced standing him up he m… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinarian
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I have a goat that is having a hard time getting up on his
I have a goat that is having a hard time getting up on his front legs. Hes walking around on his knees to keep up with the herd … read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinarian
23,723 satisfied customers
My goat has trouble walking, front legs bend and walks on
my goat has trouble walking , front legs bend and walks on sides of hoofs . he is healthy other than the issues with his front legs… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
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I have a three yr old Semental cow that had twins 3 days ago,
I have a three yr old Semental cow that had twins 3 days ago, male and a female, while she has taken both I can't tell if they are getting enough milk from her. The heifer is very active and seems to … read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinarian
23,723 satisfied customers
About 2 weeks ago, my pregnant goat (due in May) had hair loss
About 2 weeks ago, my pregnant goat (due in May) had hair loss on its legs; it seemed to be chewing hair off its legs so i treated it for fungus with anti-fungal spray (OTS) and that seemed to work, b… read more
paws_and_claws
paws_and_claws
19 satisfied customers
I have a 3 year old wether. He is eating fine (grass hay and
I have a 3 year old wether. He is eating fine (grass hay and goat ration) but he has started loosing weight and eats mostly from his knees. He also lays down more than he did. He still plays on the sp… read more
CountryDoc
CountryDoc
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
326 satisfied customers
Boar goat ~3 years old, found her kneeling on front legs this
Boar goat ~3 years old, found her kneeling on front legs this morning. She can walk but with a limp and slowly. I ran my hands over her legs and body and she did not cry out. Hand feed her goat feed s… read more
Dr. Loretta
Dr. Loretta
Large and small animal Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
21,344 satisfied customers
3-6 month old lambs are walking on their front knees with legs
3-6 month old lambs are walking on their front knees with legs underneath some with their elbows out walking on their ankles with hooves tucked up others one front leg normal other front leg affected … read more
Dr. MD Stafford
Dr. MD Stafford
Veterinarian
DVM
250 satisfied customers
i have a three year old nigierian dwarf goat who has for the
i have a three year old nigierian dwarf goat who has for the past three months is lame on one leg when he gets up from napping. basically, he gets up and one of the front legs just hangs (and is tucke… read more
Dr. Brian
Dr. Brian
Doctoral Degree
43 satisfied customers
goat: week old..animal..brace circles around the hip joint, runs
My six week old Nigerian dwarf goat had her right hind leg/metatarsals stepped on by a horse two weeks ago. A local large animal vet crafted a metal rod brace to immobilize the leg. The brace circles … read more
Dr. Brian
Dr. Brian
Doctoral Degree
43 satisfied customers
goat: year old male..started limping..weight on his rt front leg..hoof
Hello, I have a 5 year old male boer goat that started limping and not wanting to bear weight on his rt front leg. Upon inspection of the foot, I noticed that the outer hoof seems to be separating fro… read more
Dr. Lazarcheff
Dr. Lazarcheff
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Doctoral Degree
535 satisfied customers
MARE: lame..SWELLING..TREATING RIGHT NOW FOR 4 DAYS..WRAPPED
5 YR OLD MARE LAME LITERLY ON 3 LEGS WAS A TAD BIT OF SWELLING JUST ABOVE FETLOCK SEEMS SORE IN SHOULDER. TREATING RIGHT NOW FOR 4 DAYS WITH BUTE BANDAGING LEG WITH BRACE MIXTURE. ALSO HAVE OTHER LEG … read more
DrMelJ
DrMelJ
Associate Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
793 satisfied customers
I have a nubian doe, approx 3 years of age. She had something
I have a nubian doe, approx 3 years of age. She had something as a kid that stunted her growth, so she is about the size of a yearling. A goat breeder gave her to me because she was scrawny and being … read more
Dr. Darren
Dr. Darren
Large Animal Vet
Doctoral Degree
60 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
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Doctoral Degree
432 satisfied customers
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