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10 week old wether. Currently in my fenced in yard.
10 week old wether. Currently in my fenced in yard. Sometimes gets into floers, etc. have weaned down to a couple of ounces of very dilute milk replacer. On grain and grass. This am grinding teeth sev… read more
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I have a 1.5 year old wether that is acting very strange. He
I have a 1.5 year old wether that is acting very strange. He is standing with his legs far apart and hiding between the barns. I noticed that he keeps tensing up like he's dry heaving but nothing come… read more
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Katie
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I have a Boer/Kiko Buck and a yearling wether In the same
I have a Boer/Kiko Buck and a yearling wether In the same pen seperated from my does. They both have a problem that acts like Heel flies after a cow. At times they can not keep from moving their feet … read more
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I live in southern Wisconsin (US). I have a pet female sheep
I live in southern Wisconsin (US). I have a pet female sheep about 6 years old who has been "out of it" for the past 5 days. Normally she's pretty energetic and comes when called or when I put out foo… read more
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Steve O.
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Doctoral Degree
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HI WE HAVE A EWE WHO IS 18 MONTHS OLD SHE HAS BECOME LAME WE
HI WE HAVE A EWE WHO IS 18 MONTHS OLD SHE HAS BECOME LAME WE HAVE TRIMMED HER FEET AND CHECKED FOR INFECTION, WE HAVE SPRAYED HER FOOT WITH ANTISEPTIC, SHE IS A FAMILY PET AND KEPT WITH 3 OTHER PET SH… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
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I have an old sheep with arthritic problems in her back legs.
I have an old sheep with arthritic problems in her back legs. I took a urine sample and found that she is 9.0 PH on the scale - very alkaline. Is this too alkaline for a sheep considering that eats gr… read more
Dr. Jill
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Doctoral Degree
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Our 3 yr old neutered male goat just collapses, his four legs
Our 3 yr old neutered male goat just collapses, his four legs spread out and he falls down. These attacks began around 3 months ago and he had one or two a week, now he has several each day. He is in … read more
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Dr. B.
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Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
23,600 satisfied customers
We have a young male goat (2 years old). Hes been sluggish
We have a young male goat (2 years old). He's been sluggish for about a week, today is worse. I was checking him over and noticed alot of blood in his urine and his testicles seem drawn?? what should … read more
Dr. Loretta
Dr. Loretta
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Doctoral Degree
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I have a pet wether sheep who is approximately 5 years old.
I have a pet wether sheep who is approximately 5 years old. This morning he is having trouble getting up and walking. I cannot get him to stay up long enough to see if it is indeed a leg issue or if i… read more
Dr. Hinson
Dr. Hinson
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Doctoral Degree
1,188 satisfied customers
sheep: for a paddock to keep the grass down..hind leg when I am near
I have recently obtained 2 sheep for a paddock to keep the grass down. they are both wethers, one older by 1 year. I am concearned about the older, more dominant sheep as it is stomping it's hind leg … read more
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Doctoral Degree
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I have 5 oxford sheep (1 ram and 4 ewes). The ewes come from
I have 5 oxford sheep (1 ram and 4 ewes). The ewes come from 2 lines and I've noticed that one of the lines has a generational defect. They have intermittent lameness in one or both front feet. Someti… read more
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sheep: that are leaking bloody urine..urinary calculi..blockage
hi, i have currently got 2 sick wether sheep that are leaking bloody urine and isolating themselves from the rest of the mob, we have just found out that they have urinary calculi and are wondering if… read more
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Dr. Loretta
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Doctoral Degree
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I have 5 sheep. The 3 older ones have scarpie tags. There
I have 5 sheep. The 3 older ones have scarpie tags. There are 2 lambs that just turned 2 - offspring of the older sheep. The young ewe has been mostly laying around the last two or three days. She had… read more
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fionasteel
veterinarian
Bachelor's Degree
699 satisfied customers
sheep: meat..very weak and they are not healthy..eating grass
hi i am ramu from davanagere i wanted to know about sheepa deseases and its medicines currently we are running 120 male sheeps for the purpose of meat only but from past 4 days some sheeps are looking… read more
CountryDoc
CountryDoc
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Doctoral Degree
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I have a ram lamb with a rear leg that is swollen from the
I have a ram lamb with a rear leg that is swollen from the top of the hoof to just above the hock and the swelling also feels to be very warm. There are no visible wounds at all and his hoof appears v… read more
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fionasteel
veterinarian
Bachelor's Degree
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I have a 3 yr old 150 lb wether (Old English Baby Doll Shouthdown
I have a 3 yr old 150 lb wether (Old English "Baby Doll" Shouthdown sheep) who has had a cough for 4-5 weeks. He has never been ill. While pregnant for him, his mother had a cough. She tested negative… read more
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Steve O.
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Doctoral Degree
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We have inherited a paddock horse that someone left on our
We have inherited a paddock horse that someone left on our property. We have no knowledge of horse care but have been providing hay,oats with mollasses,carrots and fresh water . He is a paddock horse … read more
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DrMelJ
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Doctoral Degree
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I have a 7 month old ewe lamb who has very swollen knees and
I have a 7 month old ewe lamb who has very swollen knees and she can't stand on them. She was an orphan and was bottle raised. I was very careful to use only products specified for sheep. I have been … read more
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Dr. Hinson
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Doctoral Degree
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