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Adopted rescue pig about 6 years old sudden onset having
Adopted rescue pig about 6 years old sudden onset having trouble getting up on hind legs from sitting position. When up walks stuff legged. No lesions noted on back. She is an intact female. No new ad… read more
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I rescued a calf from a farmer down the street who said she
I rescued a calf from a farmer down the street who said she laid down and hasn't gotten up for a few days. They had a vet out that said she needed to eat and a good worming. Shes 1 year old. Eats, dri… read more
Dr. Loretta
Dr. Loretta
Large and small animal Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
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I have an 18 month old large white pig.. last 10 days
I have an 18 month old large white pig..for the last 10 days or so she has been unable to stand as her back legs are not working. Her front legs are fine and she sits up like a dog to eat and drink bu… read more
Dr. Loretta
Dr. Loretta
Large and small animal Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
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Help!! My 1 year old pot belly pig, Hank, has a fever of 106.8....He
Help!! My 1 year old pot belly pig, Hank, has a fever of 106.8....He won't eat or drink....He ate his food yesterday and drank a little water but he laid in the barn all day...today he wont eat or dri… read more
Dr Linda
Dr Linda
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We have a 9 week old Berkshire feeder pig who has developed
We have a 9 week old Berkshire feeder pig who has developed lameness in his rear legs. We noticed this 3 days ago. There had been no previous problem. The limping was first on his right rear leg and n… read more
Dr. Todd
Dr. Todd
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
754 satisfied customers
I have a 3 yr old female pot bellied pig, she weighs about
I have a 3 yr old female pot bellied pig, she weighs about 80 pounds, but she is not overweight (only eats 1 cup of ration daily, and only gets low calorie veggies or a small handful of Cheerios for s… read more
Dr. Loretta
Dr. Loretta
Large and small animal Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
21,347 satisfied customers
Hi, we have recently got a micro pig who has been eating, drinking
Hi, we have recently got a micro pig who has been eating, drinking and toileting fine. Today we noticed he seemed a bit off his food and not his usual self. He just seems to want to lay down and sleep… read more
Dr. Loretta
Dr. Loretta
Large and small animal Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
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Cow: For two days now she will not try to use her frontend to.
Cow down. For two days now she will not try to use her frontend to. Get up. Calves about two months ago had milk fever then… read more
Dr. Steve
Dr. Steve
Practicing Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,779 satisfied customers
Hello, I have a large pot belly pig who is about 14 years old
Hello, I have a large pot belly pig who is about 14 years old and over weight, though is belly is not actually touching the ground. Since yesterday he is not moving around and when I tried to get him … read more
Dr. Steve
Dr. Steve
Practicing Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,779 satisfied customers
My pig is loosing weight and is having a hard time getting
My pig is loosing weight and is having a hard time getting up. He is dragging himself around. He is not eating a whole lot but is drinking alot of water. Took feces to vet but did not find any parasit… read more
Dr. Todd
Dr. Todd
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
754 satisfied customers
hello, Please help she is a baby goat, i think her back is
hello, Please help? she is a baby goat, i think her back is either VERY injured or broken. she was attacked and i went to rescue her. i turned to find her still laying on the ground screaming kicking … read more
Dr. Ellen
Dr. Ellen
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
519 satisfied customers
i have a steer 300 lb. when i got home last night he did not
i have a steer 300 lb. when i got home last night he did not get up. so i helped him up. he stod but helt one leg up .don't see anything wroung with his leg .he eat & drank yesterday and a little this… read more
Dr. MD Stafford
Dr. MD Stafford
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DVM
250 satisfied customers
we have a pig that just lays in her pen and limps a little
we have a pig that just lays in her pen and limps a little on her leg when we make her get up. What can be done if she has a leg injury?… read more
Dr. Todd
Dr. Todd
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
754 satisfied customers
pigs: just a little to almost all the way down, is this normal
I have just recieved 3 pigs around 60# XXXXX as the pigs move about there rear end drops down from just a little to almost all the way down, is this normal… read more
Dr. Todd
Dr. Todd
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
754 satisfied customers
My pig is about 7-8 months old. She is experiencing what I
My pig is about 7-8 months old. She is experiencing what I believe to be extreme pain in her hind legs. She has no fever or breathing issues. She has trouble laying down or walking, both cause her gre… read more
Dr. G.
Dr. G.
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goat: is it possable she got hit by atruck .she is not in any pain
fainting goat I found her in the ditch , she is unable to stand it has been 3 days. she is eating and drinking . is this a problem with fainting goats or is it possable she got hit by atruck .she is n… read more
CountryDoc
CountryDoc
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
326 satisfied customers
I have a 12 y.o llama that was down in the pasture a week ago.
I have a 12 y.o llama that was down in the pasture a week ago. She refused to get up. she aborted mid-week. she still won't get up. She is cushing, eating, moving bowels and peeing fine. She is very a… read more
Dr. Todd
Dr. Todd
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
754 satisfied customers
Hi. My pet pig is 10 years old. He is a feral pig Ive raised
Hi. My pet pig is 10 years old. He is a feral pig I've raised since he was only about 5 weeks old. As of the last 1 1/2 weeks, he cannot stand up. He can sit up, and stand with assistance for a short … read more
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Dr. Todd
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