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She is limping. Her hooves were trimmed a month ago. I think
She is limping. Her hooves were trimmed a month ago. I think she sprained it. Is there a way to tell a sprain from a break? She is putting pressure on it just a bit. What can I do ? This was done just… read more
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1 month old - mom rejected- 15oz at birth (Nigerian Dwarf) bottle fed at 1 day old- with Unimilk, 1 pt whipping cream, 2 parts pasteurized goat milk) Havn't milked mom as she is nursing 2 others- now appears to have bloat- grinding teeth, but doesn't seem in pain … read more
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My Nigerian dwarf goat kidded 48 hrs ago. Now eating very
My Nigerian dwarf goat kidded 48 hrs ago. Now eating very little grain, drinking some. Used electrolyte solution. Will not allow me to touch her rectal area to check temp. Has diarrhea too Rook … read more
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My Nigerian dwarf is due to birth in one to two weeks She
my Nigerian dwarf is due to birth in one to two weeks She has a fluid filled? mass protruding from her vulva. she is acting normal. what is going on … read more
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Dr. B.
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I was in the pasture with my pet goats and when one of them
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Private
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Dwarf Nigerian. She was fine yesterday. This morning was still in bed. Brown stains where her mouth was on the straw. She got up, but is shaking. Still standing, but ears down. Brown on the right side… read more
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Dr. B.
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
20,177 satisfied customers
I raise nigerian dwarf and pygmy goats. We do show our animals
I raise nigerian dwarf and pygmy goats. We do show our animals and sell some breeding stock. I was planning on purchasing a doeling from a local producer. She was born on 2/12/13 and I would get her i… read more
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Dr. B.
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hi, i have a 2 week old goat kid who presented sick symptoms
hi, i have a 2 week old goat kid who presented sick symptoms this morning. He was very thin so had clearly not suckled any milk all night (he is still in the pen with the mother overnight). His mother… read more
Dr_Kitty
Dr_Kitty
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Doctoral Degree
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I have 3 pygmy goats. One, white and fully grown has never
I have 3 pygmy goats. One, white and fully grown has never made a sound. The other two are twins and still juvenle. Th efemale, smaller, has a soft 'baa', but the young male is developing a stronger, … read more
Dr. Jill
Dr. Jill
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Doctoral Degree
289 satisfied customers
how do I treat the base area of a goat horn that broke off
how do I treat the base area of a goat horn that broke off before it fell off from banding? The area looks like raw meat and is trying to close over and is not bleeding but I am concerned it will crea… read more
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Doctoral Degree
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I found a large eggplant size, around 9 long, gelatinous mass
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Doctoral Degree
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goat: gave birth..cattle..have oxytocin and antibiotics on hand.
Have neighbor girl that is new at raising pygmy goats, her goat gave birth to 3 kids, last kid born yesterday at 1:00PM She has not yet cleaned yet. I am very familiar with foaling mares and cattle. H… read more
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Just got started in the goat raising, and had our first pregnant
Just got started in the goat raising, and had our first pregnant doe delivered 2 kids, that never showed signs of life. The mother just left the kids lying there and never attempted any mothering. Don… read more
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Dr. Todd
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
754 satisfied customers
I have been breeding goats for 4 years. Until this week we
I have been breeding goats for 4 years. Until this week we have never lost an adult goat or kid. The female goat became distressed and attempted to deliver Saturday afternoon. However, she was not dil… read more
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Dr. Dustin
Doctoral Degree
45 satisfied customers
I have a Nigerian Dwarf Goat that is bloated on both sides
I have a Nigerian Dwarf Goat that is bloated on both sides equally, and won't eat, even her favorite treats. She also has an occassion dry cough. I wormed her 2 weeks ago with Safe-guard,(fenbendazole… read more
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Post-Doctoral Degree
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I have a 4 week old nigerian dwarf goat with diareah. She is
I have a 4 week old nigerian dwarf goat with diareah. She is being bottle fed with raw goat milk. She is eating some hay that consists of alfalfa orchard and timothy. She is eating grass and some dand… read more
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Doctoral Degree
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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
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Doctoral Degree
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I had to pull four dead babies out of my goat last night. they
I had to pull four dead babies out of my goat last night. they had been dead for 2 to 3 days.It was a dry birth,did the best we could with lube.She has lost very little of her after birth.I cleaned he… read more
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Doctoral Degree
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