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I just bought a ewe as a pet. She was doing okay - had a bit
I just bought a ewe as a pet. She was doing okay - had a bit of the runs, got over that and then she laid down and we have not been able to get her up. She is eating and drinking fine and seems bright… read more
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Dan C., DVM
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I had to help a ewe deliver a large ram lamb who was coming
I had to help a ewe deliver a large ram lamb who was coming out rear legs first. The lamb seems vigorous but can't stand up and it's been several hours. I'm wondering if I dislocated his hips while pu… read more
Dan C., DVM
Dan C., DVM
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I have about a one year old ewe, all of a sudden goes off by
I have about a one year old ewe, all of a sudden goes off by herself and lays in the middle of the field. Seems to be sick, although she was eating this morning. She did the same thing yesterday. She … read more
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Dr. B.
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We have joint ill in a ewe. It usually I know is in lambs
We have joint ill in a ewe. It usually I know is in lambs but this ewe is 3 … read more
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Dr. B.
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I have a ewe that has been off her feet for about a week. Stool
I have a ewe that has been off her feet for about a week. Stool and urine seem normal. No visual sign of parasites (pink gums and eye linings). She is eating a little but not much. Just some sweet fee… read more
Dr. Steve
Dr. Steve
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Doctoral Degree
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bought 3 ewes (around 2 yrs best we can tell) at local livestock
bought 3 ewes (around 2 yrs best we can tell) at local livestock sale Friday, 2 are doing great 1 not eating or drinking stands off by herself is sunken in the sides a bit of diarrhea gave her 5 cc pr… read more
Dr. Steve
Dr. Steve
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Doctoral Degree
2,779 satisfied customers
Ewe gave birth to twins this past Sunday morning; one was alive
Ewe gave birth to twins this past Sunday morning; one was alive the other was dead. We watched from a distance and ewe would not let her lamb nurse..we waited patiently but nothing happened we waited … read more
Dr. Todd
Dr. Todd
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754 satisfied customers
hi there what would you reccomend that i use to support
hi there what would you reccomend that i use to support the health of my pregnants ewes and and cover the lambs too, they are due from mid april. thanks wendy… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
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My first time pregnant ewe is laying down with droopy ears
My first time pregnant ewe is laying down with droopy ears and will not eat. She stopped eating around noon yesterday and was standing up and straining some. I thought she was having the baby early. I… read more
Dr. Steve
Dr. Steve
Practicing Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
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I have a sheep down. We found it down during a heavy snow (4
I have a sheep down. We found it down during a heavy snow (4 ft in 24 hours). It was panting rapidly. Once we got it into the barn and on its sternum, it's breathing returned to normal. It's ears are … read more
Dr. Steve
Dr. Steve
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Doctoral Degree
2,779 satisfied customers
sheep: is weak and wobbly and often lays down, she gets..seemed fine
Hi There, We have a ewe (sheep) which gave birth to 2 lambs 5 weeks ago, the lambs are doing really good & healthy etc....But the mother sheep is weak and wobbly and often lays down, she gets up on he… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
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Yes...I have an elderly ewe, about 10 years of age. She has
Yes...I have an elderly ewe, about 10 years of age. She has been gradually loosing her apetite, not wanting to stand up today. She is just not been herself. Lethargy and loss of appetite seem to be th… read more
Dr. Steve
Dr. Steve
Practicing Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,779 satisfied customers
Hi there. We have Damara sheep and one of our ewes has experienced
Hi there. We have Damara sheep and one of our ewes has experienced dramatic weight loss and diarrhoea. She is unable to stand on her own feet for more than a few minutes. She eats and drinks without a… read more
Dr. Todd
Dr. Todd
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
754 satisfied customers
I have a ewe that had a swollen head - her eyes were pretty
I have a ewe that had a swollen head - her eyes were pretty much swollen shut. She stayed swollen for almost a week & when the swelling went down, the hair around her eyes and from her eyes to her nos… read more
Dr. Lazarcheff
Dr. Lazarcheff
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Doctoral Degree
535 satisfied customers
ewe: milk..fat, but I have been feeding her, thinking she is pregnant
I have a 4 year-old Southdown ewe who has had milk for over two weeks without a lamb being born. She is fat, but I have been feeding her, thinking she is pregnant, so how do I know if she is really pr… read more
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Doctoral Degree
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I have a small flock of Suffolk and Lleyn Ewes who will lamb
I have a small flock of Suffolk and Lleyn Ewes who will lamb down late in April. A four year old Suffolk has taken herself off in a way that suggests illness, refuses to come to feed, and for two days… read more
Dr. M.
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Post-Doctoral Degree
133 satisfied customers
We have a 4-5 yeal old Dexter cow that is in her last trimester
We have a 4-5 yeal old Dexter cow that is in her last trimester of her pregnancy. The previous owner was not sure when she was due. She has had diarrhea for about a week. She has lost interest in her … read more
Dr. Todd
Dr. Todd
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my pet ewe who is pg has not been able to stand up since last
my pet ewe who is pg has not been able to stand up since last friday. it has been suggested that she has toxemia. what are the syptoms and what can we do to help her.she is alert and eating and drinki… read more
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