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  1. Parasites
    I have had a bit of bad luck with three of my alpine does. Two of them had coccidia twice which I thought was the issue for my other doe but turns out she has an overload of strongyle. I gave her fenbenzadole but I spoke with the vet and she told me to give her cydectin which I gave her today...
  2. Introductions
    Deworming has been a nightmare for me... I have a doe who is pooping really big clumps instead of the usual pellets and Im suspecting worms. I treated with ivermectin horse paste but that made it worse for 2 days and now she's back to the clumps, there is now another doe starting to have clumps...
  3. Parasites
    Hello everyone, I have a 10 mo old goat who had bottle jaw about a month ago and was very anemic. We dewormed her with oral cydectin and synanthic, red cell for five days, and daily B complex shots daily until her 2nd deworming 18 days later (w/ oral cydectin and synanthic again). She was...
  4. Parasites
    Hi! I was just looking at different wormers and saw that in Africa they use a leaf called vernonia amygdalina. Anyone used this plant before? Thanks!
  5. Parasites
    Hello everyone! I need to deworm my children but math isn’t my strong suit... I have a mixed herd of saanens, myotonics, boers, and Nubians. And they’re all in desperate need of a deworming, however the only dewormer I could get at my current location is LevaMed (levamisole hydrochloride)...
  6. Health & Wellness
    I have a few goats that I have dewormed with a combination of Safeguard (fenbendazole) and Cydectin (moxidectin) yesterday. Neither of those dewormers treat coccidia so I was wondering if I should go ahead and treat for it just in case. I have a bottle of the Corid 9.6% Oral Solution that I...
  7. Health & Wellness
    Does anyone make their own herbal wormers? If so what do you put in it and how much? What's the dosage? I live in Canada and I've found it difficult to find a herbal wormer that doesn't break the bank in either conversion rates or shipping. Any recommendations on that?
  8. Chickens & Poultry
    Can Valbazen be put in the gallon waterers? Can not find any straight answers. There is no way we would be able to catch all 70+ chickens. I’m afraid the bread method would cause some chickens to be overdosed and others to be under-dosed as they steal and fight for the bread.
  9. Health & Wellness
    I am going to try to make Molly’s Herbals herbal dewormer but I don’t know how much of each herb I should use. The herbs I am going to use: Formula 1: Wormwood, Black Walnut, Fennel and Garlic. Formula 2: Cucurbita Pepo, Fennel, Garlic, Hyssop, Mugwort and Thyme. I was going to mix equal...
  10. Health & Wellness
    My five year old Mini Nubian May has suddenly stopped eating. This is the goat that has frequent problems with ketosis (I think - the vet diagnosed it the first time and after that whenever she showed the same symptoms I treated it like ketosis and she got better). I’ve upped her alfalfa and...
  11. Parasites
    I just purchased some SafeGuard for goats. I wanted to use is particularly on one of my does. Do I just use it for 1 day? Thanks!
  12. Health & Wellness
    Please help! Long story short... New buck who busts though fencing got into doe pasture 7-6-19, 7-12-19. Does dewormed with valbazen 6-5-19, 6-15-19, and one doe dewormed 7-21-19. Also, new doe was dewormed 7-6-19 on the day I brought her home, so one day before breeding. Unsure if does were in...
  13. Parasites
    BioWorma®: It's Coming! December 20, 2018 The 1st full container of products left for the USA yesterday (12/19/18). There are two products. BioWorma® is supplied to veterinarians, feed mills, and premixers. Livamol® with BioWorma® can be sold to end user (producers). BioWorma® is a...
  14. Health & Wellness
    The FDA is asking manufacturers to voluntarily add notice about resistance to antithelmics on their labels. https://www.fda.gov/AnimalVeterinary/SafetyHealth/ProductSafetyInformation/ucm626913.htm
  15. Health & Wellness
    I am planning on worming (preventative) my goats with a recipe I found that has great reviews. It is: 8 oz of coconut oil Rosemary essential oil Oregano essential oil However, I have not been able to find a dosage for it anywhere. Any suggestions on how much I should give my goats? I have...
  16. Health & Wellness
    I have been trying to do research on the different types of wormer available and safe for goats, but i am having a hard time finding information for goats! Can someone please give me thier input on: What wormer do you use? And what form?(paste, drench, pelletized, injection) When would you...
  17. Health & Wellness
    Its time to deworm my goats this year and my vet passed away. So I can no longer get it from her and the next vet is a hour away and wants to see the goats and give them the shot for $44. Here is what my tractor supply has. What would all of you recommend?
  18. Goat Management
    Whats the best Dewormer do you guys use to give your goats?
  19. Health & Wellness
    I start noticed that people don't feed grains to their goats. I did feed my goats with grain and cracked corn, and little bit of Goats mineral in the fed. I couldn't get them eat the rock of minerals, to them it seem a toy to play with. So I found other way to get minerals in their body, is mix...
  20. Health & Wellness
    Hello, everyone! Beyonce, our rescue goat, finally had her baby buckling! We thought for sure she had 2 or 3 kiddies in there, but nope, just one big healthy baby boy. :love: They are both doing so well, both happy and healthy and she is such a great mom. Jeff thinks the dad must have...
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