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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
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Our goat was attacked by a dog. It fought back and is
Our goat was attacked by a dog. It fought back and is injured under front arm pits. I'm seeing so many different ways to treat wound. What do you recommend? … read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinarian
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
23,811 satisfied customers
My goat is not eating! yesterday he escaped his pen and ate
my goat is not eating! yesterday he escaped his pen and ate some of a bush in our yard -- loropetalum. He also some how got into the chicken coop and I have no idea how much chicken feed he consumed b… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinarian
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
23,811 satisfied customers
I think this goat is dying and wonder what definitive signs
I think this goat is dying and wonder what definitive signs might be. I'm a novice who's helping friends who have 4 goats. Lucy is old - guesstimate 10 - 13. Thirty-six hours ago we found her lying do… read more
Dr Linda
Dr Linda
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
Doctoral Degree
1,706 satisfied customers
Hi.. I have 3 5-month old Nigerian dwarf/pygmy cross babies. One or all of them ate about
Hi.. I have 3 5-month old Nigerian dwarf/pygmy cross babies. One or all of them ate about half of a wal mart plastic bag.. what should I watch for? All seem normal at this point.. but I'm worried. Tha… read more
Doctor.A
Doctor.A
Veterinarian
Post-Doctoral Degree
322 satisfied customers
I have a nubian Large Goat ,a few weeks ago he had a lump on
I have a nubian Large Goat ,a few weeks ago he had a lump on his chest ,it has kinda grown and is now a mass and today his jaw was swollen, I wrote before but the cost is well, a little muchfor m but … read more
Dr_Kitty
Dr_Kitty
Doctoral Degree
339 satisfied customers
I live in Northern MN and have 4 goats - 3 does and 1 buck.
I live in Northern MN and have 4 goats - 3 does and 1 buck. I am new to goats and am wondering if I am feeding them too much? I give them a 16% protein feed -- each goat gets 2 cups in the morning wit… read more
Dr. Gardner
Dr. Gardner
Owner, Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
66 satisfied customers
I have a Nigerian Dwarf Goat with an upper respiratory infection
I have a Nigerian Dwarf Goat with an upper respiratory infection with colored nasal drainage. I have removed the dried mucus from the nose and am getting ready to suction out any more that may be furt… read more
Dr_Kitty
Dr_Kitty
Doctoral Degree
339 satisfied customers
pygmy goat - female, about 7 yrs old. just a pet, not kidded
pygmy goat - female, about 7 yrs old. just a pet, not kidded for 5 years. i have no male goats. she seems to have mastitis on one side. swollen, looks uncomfortable. not hot, she eats, pees, drinks fi… read more
Dr_Kitty
Dr_Kitty
Doctoral Degree
339 satisfied customers
I have a goat that gave birth to 3 kids on 5/6. She was given
I have a goat that gave birth to 3 kids on 5/6. She was given to me on 5/8. Yesterday, she started having a bloody discharge. It is not foul smelling. She also got into my rhubarb patch yesterday. Tod… read more
Dr. MD Stafford
Dr. MD Stafford
Veterinarian
DVM
250 satisfied customers
goat: 10 years old..Tonight..little more bloated..breathing heavy
I have a goat that is 10 years old that has been bloated and I have been giving him Club Soda. (Several mos now) Tonight he is a little more bloated and he is breathing heavy. I cannot find the right … read more
Dr. M.
Dr. M.
Veterinarian
Post-Doctoral Degree
133 satisfied customers
We are having a problem with some of our Cattle with Bloat.
We are having a problem with some of our Cattle with Bloat. What is the tool that is used to puncture the Rumen to release the gas, and where can I get it in San Antonio Texas. The cattle have been gr… read more
animaldoctor2
animaldoctor2
D.V.M.
31 satisfied customers
We have a small she goat. We live in Rwanda and dont have
We have a small she goat. We live in Rwanda and don't have access to much in the way of veterinary services. She appears to be constipated (no new stool in the past 24 hours) but I have seen her urina… read more
Dr. Steve
Dr. Steve
Practicing Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,779 satisfied customers
I have a 1 year old buck goat that is bleating, straining,
I have a 1 year old buck goat that is bleating, straining, very miserable. He got out 2 days ago and ate a bunch of feed (chicken, rabbit, and goat feed). He does not look bloated (the last goat I had… read more
Dr. Jill
Dr. Jill
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
289 satisfied customers
I have a male nigerian dwarf goat is not felling well I think
I have a male nigerian dwarf goat is not felling well I think he ate to much grain he is a bit bloated I have given him some milk of mag 1 oz 9 hours ago and 1 oz now what more can I do. do I need giv… read more
Dr. Todd
Dr. Todd
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
754 satisfied customers
I have a goat with pus filled sores all over his back. He
I have a goat with pus filled sores all over his back. He seems healthy otherwise and is acting normal. Each sore has a scab over it and they seem to be increasing in number. I separated it from my ot… read more
Dr. Lazarcheff
Dr. Lazarcheff
Emergency and Critical Care Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
535 satisfied customers
pig: market swine and she weighs about 65 pounds..herself..her tail
My daughter is in 4H and we are raising a market swine and she weighs about 65 pounds.I was rubbing the pigs back and she moved suddenly to lay down so I could rub her belly.After rubbing her belly sh… read more
Dr. MD Stafford
Dr. MD Stafford
Veterinarian
DVM
250 satisfied customers
What do I feed grown goats I have been told to feed goat pellets
What do I feed grown goats? I have been told to feed goat pellets mixed with corn; told not to feed corn; not to feed sweet feed. One of my 4 had surgery for uretha stones and now leaks urine in order… read more
Dr. Hinson
Dr. Hinson
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Doctoral Degree
1,196 satisfied customers
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