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Old 06-05-2017, 01:08 AM   #1
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my seven year old buck chews his grass but it ends up in a big clump and gets stuck under the roof of his mouth.,can some one give me a reason for this.he is losing weight and i am getting consered.


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Have you checked his teeth?


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I second bad teeth. Can you look? Notice any swellings around the mouth?

Offer soaked food to help get some nutrition in.
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Yes i have and they seem fine.
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Sorry, may i ask what do you meen by socked food
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What all does your goat eat? I'd have a vet check him out. It really sounds like a tooth issue. Did you thoroughly check his back teeth, both uppers and lowers?
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when you say soaked food what would i give him.
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First we need to know what you currently feed him. Second he really needs his back teeth thoroughly checked.
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I have looked and seen nothing but i will call the vet first thing in the morning,Was just hoping some one would no.He has all his teeth
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Hay ,Grass in the field and a bit of corn.


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