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I have kid goats at about 20 to 40 lbs. breaking with
I have kid goats at about 20 to 40 lbs. breaking with pneumonia. is AS700 the product we should look at using for this? We use it on our replacement dairy heifers. … read more
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I have been caring orphaned goat that was born Sunday night
I have been caring for an orphaned goat that was born Sunday night it's now Thursday night. She has been eating goat milk replacer every 3 hours or so and takes almost 3 oz. until last night she was p… read more
Dan C., DVM
Dan C., DVM
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Doctoral Degree
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When grazing animals such as cows, sheep, etc. consume grass
When grazing animals such as cows, sheep, etc. consume grass treated with insecticide are the insecticides excreted or stored in their body? iIf stored, where? In fat? Same question but address antibi… read more
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Dan C., DVM
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Doctoral Degree
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A month old nubian/lamancha refuses to eat or take milk. What
A month old nubian/lamancha refuses to eat or take milk. What are some of the possible causes?… read more
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Dr Linda
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Doctoral Degree
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HI. I raise dairy calves for a living. I have for a long time.
HI. I raise dairy calves for a living. I have for a long time. Our winter here in Kentucky has been especially hard this year. We have lost several calves here lately. They take the scours within a we… read more
Dr. Steve
Dr. Steve
Practicing Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,779 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
Are farm animals more sensitive to noise than people? if so;
Are farm animals more sensitive to noise than people? if so; how much more? (2 times, 3 times, etc) Can they "feel" low frequency noise? Are cows more sensitive than sheep or goats or is it vice versa… read more
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I have used remensin(Nuemensin) as a decox or prevention for scours.
Also about Goats. I have used remensin(Nuemensin) as a decox or prevention for scours. I have heard many people say you should not use such a medication on goats. I have heard everything from it ruins… read more
Dr. Jill
Dr. Jill
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
289 satisfied customers
What is the vaccine schedule for dairy calves raised for beef
What is the vaccine schedule for dairy calves raised for beef and does it change for replacement dairy heifers. Thinking a 7way + sommus and also a clostridium vac. Need info on timing. calves are any… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinarian
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
23,724 satisfied customers
We are banding(castrating) some baby calves. We lost a few
We are banding(castrating) some baby calves. We lost a few last year and thought it could have been tetanus. This year we are wanting to give a tetanus toxoid shot when we band. We were told by a anim… read more
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Doctoral Degree
205 satisfied customers
goats: acting..He completely quit eating hay for almost 2 days
please help. i have 5 goats and one of them is acting really strange. he wont stand with the other goats or mingle with them all of a sudden. He completely quit eating hay for almost 2 days now. he do… read more
CountryDoc
CountryDoc
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
326 satisfied customers
I have a calve that was born 8 day ago. He was not nursing.
I have a calve that was born 8 day ago. He was not nursing. we milk the cow and feed the calve. On the third day I didnot think he would live. He would not eat. The next day he looked better (a miracl… read more
KF Grich
KF Grich
Doctoral Degree
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I have a 2 week old calf that we are trying to bottle feed.
I have a 2 week old calf that we are trying to bottle feed. He is not doing well. Have always had to pry his month open and old bottle in and practically just poor milk down him. At times he seems to … read more
Dr. Kathy
Dr. Kathy
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
69 satisfied customers
how young can baby calves be to be allowed to eat alfalfa hay
how young can baby calves be to be allowed to eat alfalfa hay from last years 2ne or 3rd cutting, and can they digest it properly, they want it so bad. And how young can bottle calves eating starter f… read more
Dr. Todd
Dr. Todd
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
754 satisfied customers
We purchased 6 bottle calves (ranging in ages from 4-6 weeks
We purchased 6 bottle calves (ranging in ages from 4-6 weeks old) from a dairy farm about 2 months ago. We immediately gave them vitamins A&D & a dose of penicillin. Within 2 weeks they were snotty, h… read more
Dr. Todd
Dr. Todd
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
754 satisfied customers
I have an 8 day old calf. The mother had it on the coldest
I have an 8 day old calf. The mother had it on the coldest snowiest day of the year. Put the calf inside a heated shop overnight, gave a bottle of cholostrum milk first day, milk replacer until this e… read more
CountryDoc
CountryDoc
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
326 satisfied customers
I have raised goats for more than 30 years, and have have had
I have raised goats for more than 30 years, and have have had several die over the years with the same symptoms. They act like they have had a stroke, maybe limping in one hind leg, or even sort of pa… read more
Dr. Margo
Dr. Margo
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
432 satisfied customers
bull: 24 hrs later show no signs of illness..milk..little less
have holsteins bull calves between 2-3 weeks they stop feeding and die 24 hrs later show no signs of illness until the day before they drink about 1/2 of the milk replacer at the feeding, the next fee… read more
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Dr. Margo
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Doctoral Degree
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