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One goat jumped on top of the other goat and the goat that

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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.
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Have you looked to see if there is a wound on their foot?
Customer: I see no wounds an feel no breaks
JA: What is the goat's name and age?
Customer: her name is ***** ***** she is 7 months old ... she is a bore goat
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about blue?
Customer: nope she has been perfectly healthy
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Large Animal Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 2 months ago.

Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you with your wee one today.

Can she weight bear on the leg at all?

Has she remained as lame as she was initially or any gradual improvement?

Are there are wounds, sores, or swellings on the leg or above the hoof?

Any areas of discomfort when you press anywhere on the leg?

When you flex or extend the joints?

Any bone instability or crunching?