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Had to have a calf pulled 2 days ago. Very hard birth on the
Had to have a calf pulled 2 days ago . Very hard birth on the baby bull calf. He has yet to nurse . We tubed colostrum after he was born . And tubed him again that next morning because he was not gett… read more
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Just had another calf born this am and doesn't seem to be
Just had another calf born this am and doesn't seem to be able to hold it self up seems to be in back legs. We tried bottle on him and seems to have problems with the tongue placement. This is the sec… read more
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My cow just had a baby yesterday but her utters are so big I
My cow just had a baby yesterday but her utters are so big I am only able to get the bay to suckle off of one the others she moves away when the baby touches them they are so big … read more
Dr. B.
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My goat is about 8 years old. She has had kids in the past
My goat is about 8 years old. She has had kids in the past but it was everal years ago. Her udder was big when given to us (she's always been a pet) but it seems to be getting bigger. It's not red or … read more
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One of our cows just gave birth to a calf and it is drinking,
one of our cows just gave birth to a calf and it is drinking, but her utter is very engorged or at least the teets...… read more
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BORN STRONG 2 DAYS OLD SUCKED RIGHT AWAY WHEN BORN WHITE SCOURS
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Dr. Rosol
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Doctoral Degree
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I have never had this issue before. I have two female goats
I have never had this issue before. I have two female goats that have kidded and nursed their kids to weaning age. Their udders are long, extended and will not dry up. They are not hard or hot and do … read more
Dr. Todd
Dr. Todd
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I have 2-day old twin Boer doelings. One has not nursed at
I have 2-day old twin Boer doelings. One has not nursed at all, one took several hours to locate the doe's teats. She has "fish teats" [tiny little things that I presume do not give milk. The drinker … read more
Dr. Steve
Dr. Steve
Practicing Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,779 satisfied customers
We have triplet lambs, born Sat. April 28th. All are healthy.
We have triplet lambs, born Sat. April 28th. All are healthy. We have noticed that, today, they are all nursing from one side of Mom's udder. The other side is quite engorged. Once in awhile a baby wi… read more
CountryDoc
CountryDoc
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
328 satisfied customers
Ewe gave birth to twins this past Sunday morning; one was alive
Ewe gave birth to twins this past Sunday morning; one was alive the other was dead. We watched from a distance and ewe would not let her lamb nurse..we waited patiently but nothing happened we waited … read more
Dr. Todd
Dr. Todd
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
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baby calf 4 days old mother abondoned yesterday bottlefed
baby calf 4 days old mother abondoned yesterday bottlefed 2 quarts of milk replacer today will not eat, has bloody gel in with stool is this normal or is there more wrong? Tried giving electrolyte sup… read more
Dr. Todd
Dr. Todd
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
754 satisfied customers
We have a beef calf that is a week old and have been tube feeding
We have a beef calf that is a week old and have been tube feeding because it won't/doesn't know how to suck any new or old tricks to help it out? Bodily functions are working fine bowels/bladder.… read more
Dr. Steve
Dr. Steve
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Doctoral Degree
2,779 satisfied customers
I have a lamb born on 2/14 that we turned out on 2/23. Then
I have a lamb born on 2/14 that we turned out on 2/23. Then on 2/25 we noticed the lamb didn't look to good. So we locked the lamb and Mom back up and gave the lamb penicillian for 3 days a white musc… read more
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Dr. Todd
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
754 satisfied customers
We have a poled hereford cow that dies not produce milk for
We have a poled hereford cow that dies not produce milk for its calf. How to induce milk after the next delivery expected within one week?… read more
Dr. Brian
Dr. Brian
Doctoral Degree
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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
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
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Hi. I have an angora goat who gave birth to twins on Feb.
Hi. I have an angora goat who gave birth to twins on Feb. 28th. The mom was nursing both fine, and taking care of both, after they were born, probably for a week, and now the mom wants nothing to do w… read more
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Doctoral Degree
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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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Dr. Kathy
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calf: weighs only about thirty five pounds looks 10 days premature
had first cow calf to nite was full term by calendar calf weighs only about thirty five pounds looks 10 days premature but still alive so far just wondering if a fluke deal or something to be concerne… read more
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