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We have a 5 week old potbelly pig and she hasn't pooped in
Hi, we have a 5 week old potbelly pig and she hasn't pooped in 48 hours. We've tried raisins and olive oil in her food with no success. … read more
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I have a Tennessee boar (600 + lbs ) that has large tusck
I have a Tennessee boar (600 + lbs ) that has large tusck that look to be irrinating his mouth .like to find a sedative to mellow him enough to remove his tusck . … read more
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Dan C., DVM
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I havr a potbelly, ive had him a month and was about 8 weeks
I havr a potbelly, ive had him a month and was about 8 weeks when i got him. something wrong with him. He started walking weird about tuesday and i was worried until i seen that dippity pig syndrom. I… read more
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Joan
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4 wk old potbelly sick - foul stool, crusty eyes, lethargic
I purchased a supposedly 3 wks potbelly piglet last Monday (8 days ago). She seemed tiny when I got her. I raised a 4 wk old piglet two years ago who was much stouter and more active. I assumed it was… read more
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Hi, I have three hogs, eight months old. My question is this,
Hi, I have three hogs, eight months old. My question is this, my black hog was fine this morning, ate well, was up moving around, oinking, grunting, doing all the pig things that pigs do. When I went … read more
Dr. Steve
Dr. Steve
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Doctoral Degree
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I have three 5 month old pigs. Today I went down to feed them
I have three 5 month old pigs. Today I went down to feed them & noticed 1 has very red, irritated eyes & her eyes & 'cycling' for lack of a better term. One of the other pigs looks to have a less seve… read more
Dr. Steve
Dr. Steve
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Doctoral Degree
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Almost 10 weeks ago one of my male wethers dislocated his knee.
Almost 10 weeks ago one of my male wethers dislocated his knee. The vet (well there was 4 of us) set and splinted it. After 4 weeks his splint came off and I noticed a sore where I thought it was rubb… read more
Dr. Taus
Dr. Taus
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My potbelly pig is approx. 110 lbs and she is 20 yrs old. She
My potbelly pig is approx. 110 lbs and she is 20 yrs old. She is pulling her right hind leg up and stands with it at an angle and on the wrong side of the hoof. She cannot seem to stand straight up. N… read more
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JoanNortonVMD
Post-Doctoral Degree
148 satisfied customers
4 yr old potbellied pig. Found her yest ( id been at hospital)
4 yr old potbellied pig. Found her yest ( id been at hospital) laying down wont open eyes wont drink jaws locked. Feels cool developing black and blue blotches on belly and chest. Mouth area seems swo… read more
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JoanNortonVMD
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my potbellied pig is 17 months old unspayed female,friday night
my potbellied pig is 17 months old unspayed female,friday night she would not eat her pig food,i did get her to eat her food sat morning and we have been able to get her to eat fruits and veggies,she … read more
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Dr. Todd
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
754 satisfied customers
my potbellied pig keeps having an orange waxy substance over
my potbellied pig keeps having an orange waxy substance over him, and he is scratching and has flaky skin. He stays inside except for maybe an hour a day, I keep bathing him to get rid of this stuff, … read more
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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
Dr. Jill
Dr. Jill
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Doctoral Degree
289 satisfied customers
We just got a baby potbelly pig about 4 months ago. She has
We just got a baby potbelly pig about 4 months ago. She has just recently had a swollen anus area. I've searched the internet but have not come up with any information as to wether this is normal for … read more
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Dr. Lazarcheff
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Doctoral Degree
535 satisfied customers
My potbelly pig is 11 years old. He has started to vomit just
My potbelly pig is 11 years old. He has started to vomit just about everytime he eats which is once a day and made just for mini pigs. He has lost quite a lot of weight. He still gets treats like carr… read more
Dr. Jill
Dr. Jill
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
289 satisfied customers
pig: yr old..long walk..came home and went to bed..until morning
potbelly pig 1 yr old. very active, big apetitite. last night after a long walk (cool temperatures so was not overheated), the pig came home and went to bed without eating at 4pm. never woke up until … read more
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Michele Konnersman
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my 3 year old male potbelly pig had his hooves and tusks trimmed
my 3 year old male potbelly pig had his hooves and tusks trimmed going under with isoflorane, this is the third time without any side effects. Before this he was sleeping a lot, but now he is sleeping… read more
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Dr. MD Stafford
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A vet came out to trim our pigs hooves. He said he looked
A vet came out to trim our pig's hooves. He said he looked up what to do on the internet. We should have stopped him then but we've worked with this office before and been very happy. A "pig catcher" … read more
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Doctoral Degree
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I have a 10 year-old Potbellied pig who weighs around 400 pounds.
I have a 10 year-old Potbellied pig who weighs around 400 pounds. One week ago, he felt very hot and would not eat or drink. He also was lethargic and basically panting. My vet gave me Naxcel 8cc inje… read more
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