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I have been raising goats years and am very familiar with
I have been raising goats for 30 years and am very familiar with foot rot, scald, abscesses and hoof issues with goats. However, I have a 4 year old nanny that is quite lame. She does not want to stan… read more
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, my goat's hair is falling out in large patches along her
Hi, my goat's hair is falling out in large patches along her back. Part of it is her winter "fuzz" but it's coming out easily, including her normal hair, and it is very flaky. I have treated 2 times i… read more
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Hi, a female young pygmy goat arrived about a month ago on
Hi, a female young pygmy goat arrived about a month ago on our property. She is very young I think, I don't know much about pygmy goats. We had another male goat, he is old, and his name is XXXXX XXXX… read more
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Goat/Ruminant Veterinarian only please! I am a fellow expert
Goat/Ruminant Veterinarian only please! I am a fellow expert here on JA. I am an attorney, and also a farmer. We have been raising goats for 2 years now, and just had a horrible experience this mornin… read more
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goat: matted..thin, has a cough and a slight twitching when he stands
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pig: My 12 year old oberhalsi..discomfort..appear to be bloated.
My 12 year old Oberhalsi is experiencing abominal discomfort. She does not appear to be bloated. Heart rate increased (132 bpm), respiration is 31 bpm, temp is 99.0, could not hear any rumen sounds bu… read more
Dr. B.
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goat: yr old male..bit weak and stiff in hi hind limbs.
Hello, I have A 5 yr old male intact fainting goat. Today he is baying loudly and arching his neck/head upwards. He seems a bit weak and stiff in hi hind limbs. He is mobile, app and thirst normal. Th… read more
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Dr. Loretta
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I have 4 Red Poll cows being exposed to a bull right now. First
I have 4 Red Poll cows being exposed to a bull right now. First time having a bull for me. They are were all vaccinated with Ultra Back 7 Somubac, Maxi Guard (pink eye), Vibrio VL5 and Bovashiled Gold… read more
Dr. Hinson
Dr. Hinson
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Doctoral Degree
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My four month old lamb has suddenly become weak in the rear,
My four month old lamb has suddenly become weak in the rear, dragging at times one leg, holding the other up, staggering. Her tails hangs to one side. It looks neurological in nature (I have been told… read more
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Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
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I have a standard/pygmy goat that stands about 2 feet tall
I have a standard/pygmy goat that stands about 2 feet tall at the shoulder and weighs 80-90 lbs. She eats about 2 cups of Purina Goat Chow daily and has free access to timothy hay and a mineral salt b… read more
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Doctoral Degree
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I have a goat (pygmy) that is about 5 years old. She just
I have a goat (pygmy) that is about 5 years old. She just lays there and bawls like she is in horrible pain. I can't get her to stand up. She is eating OK and drinking water. I now have her on coastal… read more
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CountryDoc
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Doctoral Degree
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Hello, I found my boar weather with a hole in his back.It
Hello, I found my boar weather with a hole in his back. It looks as if he ran under something and stabbed himself in the back???? No idea what and I have searched all over. It is in the loin area and … read more
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Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
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I have a 5 month old goat kid who is displaying a weakness
I have a 5 month old goat kid who is displaying a weakness in the back legs and a depressed attitude. She is still on feed. We are not in a salinium deficient area. She had a twin male who died for no… read more
Dr. M.
Dr. M.
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I accidentally gave my one month old Nigerian dwarf goats 2m
I accidentally gave my one month old Nigerian dwarf goats 2ml of Safeguard dewormer instead of .2ml. What should I do? If it is relevant, I gave them their first dose of C & D - Tetanus Toxoid at the … read more
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Dr. Kathy
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goat: three year old..always been very healthy and sweet...lying
I have a three year old nubian goat. He has always been very healthy and sweet. Three days ago he was lying on the chicken coop floor bellowing in pain. When I brought him hay and water he ate and dra… read more
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One of my does has started crying a little when urinating
One of my doe's has started crying a little when urinating - only the past couple of days - she seems fine otherwise - is eating, does not seem in discomfort otherwise. She is currently nursing 1 doel… read more
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I have a Red Angus bull that is about 5 years old and weighs
I have a Red Angus bull that is about 5 years old and weighs around 700 pounds. Six to eight months ago I noticed that he was having trouble bellowing. The sound was low and broken. Yesterday I notice… read more
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Dr. Todd
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
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my goat has symtoms of hypernatrmia after placing a mineral
my goat has symtoms of hypernatrmia after placing a mineral block. how should it be treated?… read more
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