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  1. happybleats replied to the thread How much to feed a dry Lamancha Doe and other ?.

    Yes you can switch to cows milk. Mixing the last of goats milk will help with transition.

    Jul 5, 2020 at 9:29 PM
  2. happybleats replied to the thread C and D antitoxin- can’t find it anywhere!.

    its getting hard to find. Be sure to b get the antitoxin and not the toxoid. Milk of magnesia is good to keepion hand and can be used...

    Jul 4, 2020 at 4:30 PM
  3. happybleats replied to the thread Baby Goat with no appetite!.

    I wouldnt give water in bottle..this can cause red urine and can be dangerous Feed electrolytes in place of milk a few bottles then try...

    Jul 4, 2020 at 4:10 PM
  4. happybleats replied to the thread Can you clarify ivermectin please?.

    Expect a reaction. Ivomec stings. I lift a tall tent..hold that tent. Inject then jiggle the tent a few seconds helos with the sting.

    Jul 3, 2020 at 10:14 PM
  5. happybleats liked CountyLineAcres's post in the thread Can you clarify ivermectin please?.

    Ivermectin is safe. As long as it is 1% Injectable Ivermectin, it’s fine. Many drugs aren’t labeled for goats unfortunately.

    Jul 3, 2020 at 10:12 PM
  6. happybleats liked Spryng's post in the thread Can you clarify ivermectin please?.

    Ok perfect... only saw the one for cattle and swine.. Ok to use on goats? And is it ok for a pregnant goat and one that is nursing her kids?

    Jul 3, 2020 at 10:12 PM
  7. happybleats liked Spryng's post in the thread Can you clarify ivermectin please?.

    So then for mites, I get the ivermectin injectable and do a subcutaneous shot of it?

    Jul 3, 2020 at 10:12 PM
  8. happybleats replied to the thread Baby Goat with no appetite!.

    I would do the enema and be cautious about feeding too much. Tummy should not be too poochy. At this point I feel like there maybe...

    Jul 3, 2020 at 10:11 PM
  9. happybleats liked carrotsnranch's post in the thread 3 month old buck milk coming out of nose!!.

    Doing well. At the end of 3 days he was back to normal!

    Jul 3, 2020 at 9:51 AM
  10. happybleats liked ksalvagno's post in the thread Any guesses on breed?.

    They don't look that stocky to me. They are certainly Nigerian Dwarf but whether they are pure or mixed with some Pygmy is anyone's guess.

    Jul 2, 2020 at 10:29 PM
  11. happybleats replied to the thread New goat?.

    I'm sorry for your loss. I agree. He needs a buddy. One of same age and size is ideal. If he has horns. Find one with horns..if...

    Jul 2, 2020 at 10:28 PM
  12. happybleats replied to the thread cross-bred goat lingo.

    Yes the lamancha ear is very strong trait. All my saanen/lamancha cross are born white and with elf ears lol. (White being very dominant...

    Jul 2, 2020 at 11:33 AM
  13. happybleats replied to the thread Goat balancer.

    Calf manna is a better product but if you already have the other..there is a scoop in the bag. I believe its on scoop mixed with feed.

    Jul 2, 2020 at 10:02 AM
  14. happybleats replied to the thread cross-bred goat lingo.

    I love the lamacha boer cross. They have been some of the most stable cross over the years. Stocky and sound. I think they are lovely to...

    Jul 2, 2020 at 10:00 AM
  15. happybleats liked ksalvagno's post in the thread Milk leaves gross after taste!.

    Two cups of feed probably isn't enough. I fed at least 3 cups a milking and sometimes more if necessary. Definitely try keeping her away...

    Jul 1, 2020 at 3:53 PM