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5 month old calf breathing rapidly, coughing, and some foam.
5 month old calf breathing rapidly, coughing, snot and some foam. Standing but depressed behavior. Not weaned. Hes not nursing much but is drinking ample water. I would just take him in but we are by … read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
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I have a bottle calf that I bought at an auction he has been
I have a bottle calf that I bought at an auction he has been through some cold weather, his nose is peeling. My problem is he seems to have a hole in his ear from his mouth, when he sucks some milk co… read more
Dr Linda
Dr Linda
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1,846 satisfied customers
Hi, I have a 5 day old calf that got kicked and has a broken
Hi, I have a 5 day old calf that got kicked and has a broken jaw and broken leg. I have taped the jaw up and had a small NG tube inserted, but having a hard time keeping it in, any pointers on this? A… read more
Dr Linda
Dr Linda
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1,846 satisfied customers
Angus calf unable to stand, at birth. Put him in barn, find
Angus calf unable to stand, at birth. Put him in barn, find that front feet(legs) curl or unable to straighten. Day3 will stand BRIEFLY! But, have had to tube feed. Day 1 colostrum, and then milk subs… read more
Dr. Loretta
Dr. Loretta
Large and small animal Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
21,344 satisfied customers
I have a 7 day old pygmy goat. He had a temp 103.8. Can him
I have a 7 day old pygmy goat. He had a temp 103.8. Can him 1/8 cc banamine. His temp is now down to 102.6. He sounds really congested. gave 1/4 cc nuflor. His breathing still seams labored. He is nur… read more
Dr. Rosol
Dr. Rosol
Associate Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
146 satisfied customers
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
Dr. Todd
Dr. Todd
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
754 satisfied customers
I have a calf that was born 3 1/2 days ago. I suspect the
I have a calf that was born 3 1/2 days ago. I suspect the calf never sucked. At 36 hrs of age I discovered the calf hidden out in weak shape (maybe due to sun and heat). I gave the calf colostrum supp… read more
Dr. Todd
Dr. Todd
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
754 satisfied customers
Need a second opinion - Have a sick calf, 5 weeks old approx.
Need a second opinion - Have a sick calf, 5 weeks old approx. 80lbs. She is a triplet - the mother delivered mirror image twins and a fraternal Heifer calf together. The calf in question is one of the… read more
Dr. Jill
Dr. Jill
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
289 satisfied customers
calf: 7% iodine at birth..penicillin..baytril..banamine
bull calf that was treated with 7% iodine at birth, tubed colostrum from the cow seemed to have contracted tendons. At one week he had a nval infection and was treated with penicillin and Baytril, ban… read more
Dr. Todd
Dr. Todd
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
754 satisfied customers
Hostein Calf 6 months...arched back...keep head low stand in
Hostein Calf 6 months...arched back...keep head low stand in one spot...temp 102.5...fall down sometimes when walking...… read more
Dr. Loretta
Dr. Loretta
Large and small animal Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
21,344 satisfied customers
calf: pound..late yesterday..Mother labored 4 hours..eat well
We pulled a large, 120 pound calf late yesterday. Mother labored 4 hours and it took that long for us to get close enough to help her. He got on the other side of the fence last night so did not eat w… read more
Dr. Steve
Dr. Steve
Practicing Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,779 satisfied customers
8 month old bull with phnemonia. I gave him Draxxon 2 days
8 month old bull with phnemonia. I gave him Draxxon 2 days ago and he does not seem to be getting better any idea?… read more
Dr. Steve
Dr. Steve
Practicing Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,779 satisfied customers
We have a two to three-week old calf that we purchased at the
We have a two to three-week old bull calf that we purchased from a neighboring farmer. Appeared to be healthy when we brought him home, but within a few days, all but lost the use of one of his front … read more
Dr. Brian
Dr. Brian
Doctoral Degree
43 satisfied customers
I have a group of holstein steers that are having respiatory
I have a group of holstein steers that are having respiatory problems. Nuflor, and deraxin have had no positive affect. They have been vaccinated twice for bovine respitatory disease. I have seen heav… read more
Dr. Steve
Dr. Steve
Practicing Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,779 satisfied customers
I have a 6 week old Holstien Bull calf with a respitory infection
I have a 6 week old Holstien Bull calf with a respitory infection which I believe is ammonia I started treatment on 5/25/2010 with penacilin twice a day 3cc per time and a elactrolite once a day with … read more
Dr. Steve
Dr. Steve
Practicing Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,779 satisfied customers
I have a jersey that i started milking 4 days ago. she nursed
I have a jersey that i started milking 4 days ago. she nursed her calf (her first) for about 4.5 mos. We separated the calf and started milking on thursday. yesterday i noticed granular material and i… read more
Dr. Larson
Dr. Larson
DVM
1,381 satisfied customers
I have a two day old calf with a 103.3 fever. Her was calved
I have a two day old calf with a 103.3 fever. Her was calved in a clean 30 acre pasture but I was not able to treat his navel until the day after he was born. I did not see him nurse from the cow unti… read more
KF Grich
KF Grich
Doctoral Degree
66 satisfied customers
Hello, I hope you can help! I have about a two to three month
Hello, I hope you can help! I have about a two to three month old calf that eats, drinks and grazes but looks like an Ethiopian and has a cough and raspiness in his lungs. I have treated him with Betr… read more
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Dr. MD Stafford
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