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I am wondering if it is safe to use ammonium chloride in
I am wondering if it is safe to use ammonium chloride in goat does feed (does it affect their bones?) because they eat with my wethers and if ammonium chloride should be added daily. Some goat produce… read more
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I bought two Nigerian goats and one was caughing and now the second is caughing … read more
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I have a pregnant Nigerian dwarf goat, due date is in 2 days. She has had trouble breathing which I attributed to the pregnancy but I have had a moniter on her at night this past week and it seems her… read more
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Can a goat be given Cephalexin? Have 2 goats with pinkeye that did not respond to Oxitetracycline , Draxxin and Terrimycin . Culture just came back showing infection is Staohyloccus. My vet started Ge… read more
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When is the best time to worm and give Bo-Se injections to
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I have 5 goats: three dwarf Nigerians and two Pygmy goats.
I have 5 goats: three dwarf Nigerians and two Pygmy goats. This morning, at about 7:00 AM, all of them were fine. 7:30 this evening one of the pygmy goats had runny eyes and slightly labored breathing… read more
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Our Pygmy goat (black/10yrs) has flaky skin for 2nd summer.
Our Pygmy goat (black/10yrs) has flaky skin for 2nd summer. Last yr. lost a large area of hair. Nigerian Dward (gold/5ys.) is fine. Both eat twigs/leaves, alfalfa & hay, 1 cup groats & scratch (o hold… read more
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I have 4 nigerian goats approximately 5-6 years old. One on
I have 4 nigerian goats approximately 5-6 years old. One on them has a strange lump in the upper chest--slightly off the side of her lower throat. She is eating, drinking, urinating and "pooping" okay… read more
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I have a Nigerian Dwarf goat, three years old. She was bred
I have a Nigerian Dwarf goat, three years old. She was bred on December 9, 2009 for the first time. Shortly after that she began strange behaviors, constantly grunting and trying to mount another fema… read more
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Post-Doctoral Degree
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I have 2 Nigerian Dwarf goats. One seems to be ok, but the
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My angora goat has lice. My other goats are Nigerian dwarfs
My angora goat has lice. My other goats are Nigerian dwarfs and Nigerian/angora mixes. Is Cydectin a safe treatment for goats (I've read mixed things)or is permethrin better for goats? From what I've … read more
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I adopted 2 Nigerian goats (not dwarf) and put them with my
I adopted 2 Nigerian goats (not dwarf) and put them with my 2 Angora wethers. The little girl (Nigerian about 3 years old) developed diarrhea and my vet put her on 5 or 7 day round of sulfamethazine (… read more
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My Nigerian Dwarf Dairy Goat seems to be having sporadic seizures.
My Nigerian Dwarf Dairy Goat seems to be having sporadic seizures. She is not lactating nor has a kid. She has been with a buck but I am not sure she is pregnant. Her seizures cause her to stiffen up … read more
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My nigerian dwarf goat who is 4 mo. old and a wether has been
My nigerian dwarf goat who is 4 mo. old and a wether has been moving oddly since Wed. when I found him. His tail is up and seemingly glued to his back and his gait is off balance and stiff in the hind… read more
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I was sold 2 pregnant nigerian dwarf does. One was due 7/20/2009
I was sold 2 pregnant nigerian dwarf does. One was due 7/20/2009 and still no baby. The other goat was due 7/29/2009 and still no baby. I am starting to think I was ripped off and that these goats are… read more
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I have an 11 mo. old nigerian dwarf goat doe. About 6 months
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I have a dwarf Nigerian and a pygmy angora, both females. They
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goat: loosing hair on his front and back legs..few red spots
I have a nigerian dwarf goat mail and he is loosing hair on his front and back legs there is a few red spots can you tell me what they are. I'm very concerned. He is like a family member to us. Thank … read more
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