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We have a 3 week old calf that we are bottle feeding. First
We have a 3 week old calf that we are bottle feeding. First week he had mothers milk, now we are feeding him a bottle. He won't walk without help. Seems to be in his front legs. If I move his left leg… read more
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My 4 week old calf, Cody, has a swollen knee --back left
My 4 week old calf, Cody, has a swollen knee --back left knee. This came all of a sudden and I don't know what to do. I bottle feed him with calf milk replacement … read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
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Have a calf that the mother would not feed, she down and
have a calf that the mother would not feed, she laid down and stopped walking. I have gotten her eating well, but her legs are now very stiff. … read more
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Dr. B.
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MOMMY COW WITH EXTREMELY LARGE BAG, WEEK OLD CALF SEEMS TO
MOMMY COW WITH EXTREMELY LARGE BAG, WEEK OLD CALF SEEMS TO BE DOING POORLY. SEEMS TO BE ABLE TO GET MILK. COULD BAG BE INFECTED, IF SO, WHAT TO DO?… read more
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I have a new born calf with stiff hind legs. A little swelling
I have a new born calf with stiff hind legs. A little swelling is present in one leg. Otherwise seems quite healthy. What can I do?… read more
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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.
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my thee week old calf is bottle fed and the mother died of
my thee week old calf is bottle fed and the mother died of unknown cause . the calf has a runny nose and slight cough started yesterday what do i do from here… read more
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Dr. B.
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I have a calf that has swollen joints and stiff hind leg and
I have a calf that has swollen joints and stiff hind leg and bloaty. He is the calf of a first year heifer. What is wrong with him?… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
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I have a 6 month old calf who was attacked by dogs at around
I have a 6 month old calf who was attacked by dogs at around 6 weeks and has been bottle fed since. About 2 months ago I introduced calf pallets which seemed to cause bloat. The calf is now failing to… read more
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Dr. Steve
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Doctoral Degree
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we had a cow have a calf this morning and the calf is to weak
we had a cow have a calf this morning and the calf is to weak to support itself. We made sure the colostrum was fed to it within the first two hours and have tried all day to get the calf to stand up.… read more
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Dr. Todd
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
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I have an approximatley 1 week old jersey calf, that is unable
I have an approximatley 1 week old jersey calf, that is unable to stand. He was healthy yeterday, and even drank a full bottle of milk, but this morning he was unable to stand. His front leg joints ar… read more
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Hi, I have a 3 week old pet calf that will not suck the bottle,
Hi, I have a 3 week old pet calf that will not suck the bottle, I have to drench the milk into the calf. Recently the calf has started loosing her hair and is getting constantly sick.? what is the pro… read more
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Anna
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We have had 3 calves with bent joints at the ankle. One had
We have had 3 calves with bent joints at the ankle. One had them on the front and not to bad it is doing okay. The other two had more severe bends and were very stiff we bottle fed them but they slowl… read more
Dr. Todd
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Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
754 satisfied customers
Holstein Calf..White Muscle Disease . The calf was born March
Holstein Calf..White Muscle Disease???. The calf was born March 28th. It's dam, at the time,was low on Phosphorus etc and given the correct treatments.lots of bottles. A week ago(Wednesday) the calf w… read more
Dr. Larson
Dr. Larson
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I have a three week old calf in my barn that I am having to
I have a three week old calf in my barn that I am having to feed with a large syringe every two hours..He does not suck...He has been giving LA200, B12, Kick Start, and medicated milk replacement for … read more
Dr. Darren
Dr. Darren
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calf: month old..sucking the hair off his back legs
I have a 2 month old Holstien calf sucking the hair off his back legs.What causes this and how do I stop it?… read more
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I have a 2 week old calf that has stiff joints and is shaky
I have a 2 week old calf that has stiff joints and is shaky when it stand and is very stiff in its movements. I have done a little research on the internet and my suspicion is that the calf has navel … read more
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Dr. Todd
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I have a Jersey calf who is drinking milk replacer out of a
I have a Jersey calf who is drinking milk replacer out of a bucket. When he was learning to do this he was VERY messy with it getting on his muzzle and neck. It has been very cold in our area, (upstat… read more
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