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I have a 5 year old cow with a 2 week old calf. I put her in
I have a 5 year old cow with a 2 week old calf. I put her in the head gate to attach a lost ear tag, and while there I checked her teats for milk flow. One teat out of four I checked squirted what loo… read more
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Hi l have a jersey cow and her udder is very swollen also her
Hi l have a jersey cow and her udder is very swollen also her teat on the right front, she is still producing milk and we dont think it is mastitis. Sh is very angry at the moment as she must be very … read more
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Steve O.
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Doctoral Degree
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Have a Texas LOnghorn cow with right front quarter swollen
Have a Texas LOnghorn cow with right front quarter swollen so b a badlu that it looks like a large sweet potato. Her calf is one wk old and is nursing yhe other quarters. He is healthy and active. Mam… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
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I have a cow that calved 3 days ago. She has one teat that
I have a cow that calved 3 days ago. She has one teat that keeps clogging. I use warm water to unclog it and milk it as much as I can. By the afternoon it's clogged again. I can't get the calf to suck… read more
Steve O.
Steve O.
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Doctoral Degree
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cow with huge bag and udders are huge . Her bag looks healthy
cow with huge bag and udders are huge . Her bag looks healthy but her udders are stopped up. we have stuck a seringe in one of her udders and got milk and was able to milk a small stream. we have mana… read more
Steve O.
Steve O.
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Doctoral Degree
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We have a bull calf born either 9/11 or 9/12. Appeared normal,
We have a bull calf born either 9/11 or 9/12. Appeared normal, nursing & following the herd. Was found today, eyes completely opaque, apparently no vision, seperated from mother. Could stand but did n… read more
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Dr. Todd
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Our family cow just had her first calf. The calf is eating
Our family cow just had her first calf. The calf is eating fine and doing well but mom has one swollen teat and the calf will not eat from that side. I'm worried for the mom! Any advice or suggestions… read more
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Steve O.
Practicing Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,640 satisfied customers
Beef cow with 2 day old calf. Calf not sucking. Attempting
Beef cow with 2 day old calf. Calf not sucking. Attempting to get the calf to suck and found the left hind quarter oozing yellow clotted "milk". Other quarters appear to be ok, so I'm milking those an… read more
Dr. Todd
Dr. Todd
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
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My red poll cow just delivered her fourth calf and has an udder
My red poll cow just delivered her fourth calf and has an udder and teats that are conspicuously distended. The teats stick straight out. The milk bag is very large. The calf seems to be drinking just… read more
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Dr. Todd
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we had a calf born last night. It was healthy in the morning.
we had a calf born last night. It was healthy in the morning. As usual, I gave it a shot of "BO-SE" and vacinated for Clostridial Perfrigens, Subcutaneously. The calf seemed ok. But I check on him at … read more
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Dr. Todd
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We have had 3 calves with bent joints at the ankle. One had
We have had 3 calves with bent joints at the ankle. One had them on the front and not to bad it is doing okay. The other two had more severe bends and were very stiff we bottle fed them but they slowl… read more
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three generations and I am the fourth to take up the mantle
I am new to ranching in a way. My family has been involved with ranching for three generations and I am the fourth to take up the mantle. However, I got my college degrees in accounting and finance. T… read more
Dr. MD Stafford
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calf: that doesnt appear to be sucking like he should
We have a calf that doesn't appear to be sucking like he should. He was born Wednesday and seems to have trouble "finding" where to suck. Seems small, may have been a little premature. 1) If he hasn't… read more
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Dr. Todd
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cow prior to calfing had a big,big bag can only get milk out
cow prior to calfing had a big,big bag can only get milk out of one teat and bag is to large. My quetion is how can i get down?… read more
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Most of my newborn angus calves are having a hard time starting
Most of my newborn angus calves are having a hard time starting to nurse. I've never had this problem before. One is willing to suck but can't fine the teat and won't take a bottle. Any suggestions?… read more
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We have a two day old calf - mother rejected - we have bottle
We have a two day old calf - mother rejected - we have bottle fed twice but now calf will not take bottle - what to do… read more
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I have a new mother cow (delivered yesterday) who seems to
I have a new mother cow (delivered yesterday) who seems to have clogged teats. Only one quadrant can be milked. Others are swollen and tender. What can I do?… read more
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our cow just had baby calf on friday 13th one of her tits are
our cow just had baby calf on friday 13th one of her tits are clogged or something we cant get no milk out of it.what should we do… read more
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