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I inherited an old goat. He has arthritis. The vet said just
I inherited an old goat. He has arthritis. The vet said just give home three baby aspirins a day, how should I do that? … read more
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Dan C., DVM
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Five year old pot belly pig, we just moved to a cold climate
Five year old pot belly pig , we just moved to a cold climate she is a house pig but is slightly over weight and has developed a limp in her left front leg, her hooves are not long at all but it's rea… read more
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Anna
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My mini pig is having problems walking, No wound. I took him
No wound. I took him to the vet a couple of weeks ago. The dr. thought maybe it was Dippity Pig Syndrome. He seemed to get a little better, but he is really bad again. I thought maybe he is low on Selenium and Vitamin E. Gave him some vitamins this morning. … read more
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Dr. B.
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I have 13 year old Nubian goat Earl(Early goat), who about
My name is Mary. I have 13 year old Nubian goat Earl(Early goat), who about 10 weeks age started to kneel down to eat. He then bloated and the vet I used helped with that, but he still kneels to eat t… read more
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I have a 15lb 2 month old pot belly with a fever of 107.2
I have a 15lb 2 month old pot belly with a fever of 107.2 and has not eaten today.ant ideas the closest emergency vet that cares for pigs is 2 hours away… read more
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Sarah Snow
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My pot belly pig gave birth yesterday evening and today she
my pot belly pig gave birth yesterday evening and today she is not moving around at all, and letting me touch her which she never did before … read more
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Dr Linda
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Doctoral Degree
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I was walking in my neighborhood the other day and I came
I was walking in my neighborhood the other day and I came across one of the yards with a pet pig. At first I was quite surprised. The pig is about small to medium size and is very friendly. They said … read more
Dr Linda
Dr Linda
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
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I have a very sick mini pot belly pig. It started Friday
I have a very sick mini pot belly pig. It started Friday night. She was fine, but at bedtime I noticed she was limping on her front right leg. Would not bate any weight on it. I thought maybe it was a… read more
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Dr. B.
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Loretta, My sweet pot belly, Fancy, is 3 1/2 yrs old. She's
Hi Dr. Loretta, My sweet pot belly, Fancy, is 3 1/2 yrs old. She's been Limping for about 6 months but much worse in last few weeks. I will try the aspirin, she weighs 100 lbs. Just had her hooves tri… read more
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Dr. Loretta
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Doctoral Degree
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I'm worried that one of our mini pot belly pigs ate a couple plums (from our tree) pi
I'm worried that one of our mini pot belly pigs ate a couple plums (from our tree) pit and all. ...We have goats and I know this can be very bad for them. Is this life threatening for the piggy?? She … read more
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Dr. B.
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3,492 satisfied customers
We have a potbellied pig that was attacked by dogs today.
We have a potbellied pig that was attacked by dogs today. She has puncture wounds on her legs and face. Her legs are so sore she does not want to walk. I have washed them as well as I could (she lives… read more
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Dan C., DVM
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Doctoral Degree
182 satisfied customers
pig: eight year old 138 lb...just over one year old she had surgery
I have an eight year old 138 lb. female pot bellied pig. When she was just over one year old she had surgery on her right elbow to remove a piece of her ulna that chipped off and she had a screw put t… read more
Dr. Loretta
Dr. Loretta
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Doctoral Degree
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our one and a half year old pot belly pig is having problems
our one and a half year old pot belly pig is having problems with her back legs, when she walks and eats, shes ok. But the back legs give out and she will try and sit but squeels (however you spell it… read more
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Dr. Jill
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Doctoral Degree
264 satisfied customers
pig: our 16 yr old female pot..good health..few steps..tolerate
Our vet suspects that our 16 yr old female pot bellied pig wrenched her lower back approx 2 1/2 weeks ago. She's old, arthritic and a bit over weight (not badly) but generally in good health. After a … read more
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Dr. Loretta
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pig: belly..spain and have no vet who knows something about piggies
my pot belly pig of 7 month fell over the fence , she hurts on her neck what can i give her for the pain.i am in spain and have no vet who knows something about piggies.… read more
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Dr. Brian
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I had a potbellied pig for 12 years then had a yorkshire mix
I had a potbellied pig for 12 years then had a yorkshire mix for 7+years as pets. Now she passed away, I would like to get another yorkshire mix for a pet. Should I feed her with 100% Purina mini pig … read more
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Doc Evan
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I have been told one of our sons pigs has a pinched nerve
I have been told one of our son's pigs has a pinched nerve in his back. A horse vet says he does chiropractic medicine on horses but does not feel comfortable using it on a pig but is ok with giving t… read more
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Dr. Kathy
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Hi, I have a pot bellied pig. My vet said her skin sebaceous
Hi, I have a pot bellied pig. My vet said her skin sebaceous glands were not producing . Has chronic low grade inflamation on the surface of her skin. Skin very dry, and the hair shaft falls out with … read more
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Doctoral Degree
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