Large Animal Veterinary

Ask a large animal vet and get answers to your questions ASAP

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Large Animal Veterinary Questions
We have 2 bottle fed lambs approx 5 weeks old. The one has
We have 2 bottle fed lambs approx 5 weeks old. The one has battled bloat for the last 10 days. He gets bloated, than it goes away, than it comes back. He has been getting 3/4 cup milk replacer 4 times… read more
Richard Rawling
Richard Rawling
Veterinary Surgeon
BVMS
985 satisfied customers
6 week old bottle lamb on replacer randomly started shaking while
6 week old bottle lamb on replacer randomly started shaking while eating twice last week. He received a CDT 3 weeks ago and a tetanus booster yesterday. He was eating 7 or 8 ounces 5 times a day but a… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
19,561 satisfied customers
I have a three month old lamb raised by somebody else who then
I have a three month old lamb raised by somebody else who then had to pass him on to my farm animal sanctuary. He'd been fed on cow's milk and was very small for his age. So I transitioned slowly over… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
19,561 satisfied customers
I have a 1 week old lamb found abanded at birth have been feeding
I have a 1 week old lamb found abanded at birth have been feeding with dry powdered milk, I think the lamb is bung up, and has lost control of his back legs, last few days has been quite hot, force fe… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
19,561 satisfied customers
Our lamb is approx 2weeks old. We took him from the mother
Our lamb is approx 2weeks old. We took him from the mother as she was not feeding him. We milked her out and gave him the mothers milk and we also has another ewe who lost her lamb and we milked her a… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
19,561 satisfied customers
I have a new lamb that was born 36 hes ago....she has remained
I have a new lamb that was born 36 he's ago....she has remained week and wobbly when she tries to walk. I milked mom to get some clostrum in her but only got 2 oz..her belly feels full but I have not … read more
Dr. Matt
Dr. Matt
Practice Owner/Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
83 satisfied customers
bottle fed lamb - 10 days old - feeding well - started to arch
bottle fed lamb - 10 days old - feeding well - started to arch back, strain and go into reverse. Query constipation? Remedy please.… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
19,561 satisfied customers
goat: matted..thin, has a cough and a slight twitching when he stands
Mydaughter just recieved a baby Pygmy goat free..Her father and i did not get to check the goat before she brought it home. We have isolated the goat from our other goats because of the following conc… read more
Dr. Todd
Dr. Todd
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
754 satisfied customers
My Ewe gave birth to twins, one strong and the other weak.
My Ewe gave birth to twins, one strong and the other weak. The ewe had mastitis and we are hand rearing. We do not know if the lambs had colostrum and hee in Spain we could not get hold of any replace… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
19,561 satisfied customers
lamb: weak and sides sunken in, tail drooped which I recognized
I have a bummer lamb that was born Wednesday, Jan 11. He was found on Jan 12. He was weak and sides sunken in, tail drooped which I recognized as symptoms of not eating. Mother rejected him, his twin … read more
Dr. Todd
Dr. Todd
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
754 satisfied customers
We have a newborn lamb, less than 24 hrs old. He is from a
We have a newborn lamb, less than 24 hrs old. He is from a third year ewe who had a healthy single the first year, followed by healthy twins the second - she has been a very good mama in the past. We … read more
Dr. Todd
Dr. Todd
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
754 satisfied customers
We had a twins lambs born on the 29th of December to a 1st
We had a twins lambs born on the 29th of December to a 1st year ewe, male & female. The female appears to be doing fairly well but we were worried that the ewe might not have enough milk for the two l… read more
Dr. Todd
Dr. Todd
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
754 satisfied customers
I have a 7 day old Barbado lamb that I am bottle feeding.
I have a 7 day old Barbado lamb that I am bottle feeding. He was a triplet and the mother rejected him. He was stealing milk for the first two days from the other ewes. They all had their babies on th… read more
Dr. Berry
Dr. Berry
Veterinarian
DVM
78 satisfied customers
ten-day-old lamb, mother had no milk so weve been feeding
ten-day-old lamb, mother had no milk so we've been feeding her lamb milk replacer. she has been healthy, frisky, had a good appetite. suddenly her hindquarters have become weak and she refuses food. h… read more
Dr. M.
Dr. M.
Veterinarian
Post-Doctoral Degree
133 satisfied customers
goat: old male..bottle fed 3x/day w/milk replacement.
We have a 6 wk old male Lamancha goat. He is bottle fed 3x/day w/milk replacement. Occasionally he will eat less than his normal 20 oz/feeding, and sometimes he has even skipped whole feedings. He occ… read more
Dr. MD Stafford
Dr. MD Stafford
Veterinarian
DVM
250 satisfied customers
LAMB: LITTLE lathargic AND LOOKS BLOATED, I HAVE MILKED..FED..BOTTLE
I HAVE A LAMB THAT WAS BORN LAST NIGHT HE HASN'T BEEN NURSING AS OFTEN AS HE SHOULD. HE SEEMS A LITTLE LATHARGIC AND LOOKS BLOATED, I HAVE MILKED THE EWE AND FED HIM FROM A BOTTLE BUT IT DOESN'T LOOK … read more
HorseDVM
HorseDVM
Doctoral Degree
63 satisfied customers
My poor little lamb is three weeks old and he lost his mother.
My poor little lamb is three weeks old and he lost his mother. so I have been trying to keep him alive. He will only drink milk no grass and no grain...He is breathing hard and his tummy is alway maki… read more
LennyDVM
LennyDVM
Doctoral Degree
225 satisfied customers
goats: Today I brought home 2 male..2 1/2 weeks old...milk..nipples
Today I brought home 2 male (brothers) Nigerian Dwarf goats. They are 2 1/2 weeks old. I bought a multi-species milk replacer (Advance brand) for them and 2 pritchard nipples. I've been trying to get … read more
Dr. Margo
Dr. Margo
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
432 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

It was so professional, so personally concerned (as we were) and you answered all of our questions. George and I are so happy that I found "JustAnswer" on my Google search -- you are now in my "Favorites" list! And, yes we do love our kitty - she makes our life complete!

Bev & GeorgeBoca Raton, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

CountryDoc

CountryDoc

Veterinarian

326 satisfied customers

Experienced mixed animal veterinarian

Dr. Darren

Dr. Darren

Large Animal Vet

60 satisfied customers

2008 Graduate; Experience in Cattle and Small Ruminant production and medicine

Pet Doc

Pet Doc

Veterinarian

4 satisfied customers

Veterinarian - BVSc

Dr. MD Stafford

Dr. MD Stafford

Veterinarian

250 satisfied customers

20 years mixed animal practice, fish health certified and experience with embryo transfer.

Dr. M.

Dr. M.

Veterinarian

133 satisfied customers

Board certified surgeon, lameness and advanced imaging expert with 9 years of experience.

Dr. Berry

Dr. Berry

Veterinarian

78 satisfied customers

26 years experience in small and large animal medicine and surgery.

Dr_Kitty

Dr_Kitty

Goat and llama Vet

55 satisfied customers

Veterinarian

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x