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  1. Health & Wellness
    I picked up a new doe and her doeling, who is about 6 weeks old, on Sunday. They were both sweet and happy and healthy, only about a 20 minute ride home so not super stressful. Late in the day Sunday I noticed mama had clumpy poop, so I gave her probios because that's what always helps my...
  2. Health & Wellness
    Hi My doe started doing watery/liquid stool from last night. Here its almost 11 am in the morning. Yesterday her poop was fine. But now its dark brown watery stool. But she is active like normal and wanted to anything given to her. I also saw her chewing her cuds early this morning. I have...
  3. Health & Wellness
    I have a 2 year old goat that has been healthy and good since we got her almost a month ago. Last night she started having diarrhea. I hand mix her feed according to what previous owners had been doing but realized this morning I had put too much grain in. I have scour fix from a baby goat that...
  4. Health & Wellness
    I have a doe getting ready to kid, and I put her in the kidding pen, which has some tall grass in it. Stupid, I know. Well, it rained, and when I went to check on her, she had watery diarrhea with a little blood in it. I immediately thought enterotoxemia and gave her 10ml C&D antitoxin SQ, 5...
  5. Introductions
    Hello everyone! I am new to this group and new to bottle babies!. I have a 4 week old boer kid that we have been bottle feeding. He was born 24 hours after his twin brothers and sisters. We didn't think he was going to make it but he is or was thriving and is the same size as all the other kids...
  6. Health & Wellness
    Last week Wednesday I noticed this buckling had diarrhea. I gave him a 5 day treatment with Corrid for coccidia. That day I also gave him an anti-diarrheal bolus, B complex shots for 3 days, some red cell and electrolytes for 3 days also. This stopped the diarrhea on day 1. On Saturday his...
  7. Goat Management
    My husband bought two new goats yesterday at sale barn. They are both probably 3 months old. They appear to be Boer and Kiko mixes. They are not from the same herd. My husband dewormed (I cannot reason with him about this) and gave them Power Drench yesterday when he got them home. The boy has...
  8. Beginners Goat Raising
    I’m very new to caring for goats. I just acquired a 4week old goat about 5 days ago and he wont take a bottle. he's eating feed, hay, and vegetation like crazy. But his little belly is super hard, he’s had diarrhea, and he doesn’t play at all. I'm worried. The only large animal vet in my area...
  9. Introductions
    Hello! My name is Diane and I just joined the forum. We just acquired an eight week old fainting goat. Since we brought him home (last Saturday) he has had liquid diarrhea. At first I thought it was a change in food and we have been giving him probiotics and electrolytes and he is not...
  10. Health & Wellness
    Hey everyone! I'm VERY new to goats. We just picked up 3 baby does (2 weeks old) nigerian goats this weekend. They seem to be doing well. Active, playing, drinking from the bottle well. I brought them inside this morning to do their morning bottle and one of them proceeded to have a loose...
  11. Health & Wellness
    We've had healthy goats for 4 years, but we lost one last week that was losing weight and had diarrhea:( I hadn't thought of coccidiosis, so I dewormed him and used nutridrench and electrolytes. He was always underweight since we bought him, and the other two bucks that lived with have seemed...
  12. Health & Wellness
    Hi. I recently had a herd of goats go through a bout of worms - tape worm, barber pole, and coccidia. I have treated them with Panacur, Prohibit, & a 5 day solution in their water. All of them seem to be healing, except for 2. One has very runny scours, and the other has loaf-like poop...
  13. Health & Wellness
    Tonight when I went to check on the goats, my Alpine goat was sick. She has diarrhea and sunken in sides. She won't eat her feed. Usually she comes running up to me as soon as I go into the fence, but tonight she just layed there until I came up to her. She did get up on her feet, but you...
  14. Health & Wellness
    I have a 5 month old Nigerian doeling has had diarrhea over a week. Vet confirmed cocci and strongyles in stool. Friday started 5-day Corid and was treated with Ivermectin. Diarrhea is now worse, she has went off feed and temp is 104.5. The diarrhea is very runny and has lots of bubbles. She...
  15. Health & Wellness
    So my meat boer goat has diarrhea.Not too bad but it is definitely there. He eats very rich feed with calf manna. Yesterday, he ate a lot. I was told to keep pushing the feed but I didn’t do it gradually enough. I’m pretty sure he has diarrhea from overeating. He is acting normal and will not...
  16. Health & Wellness
    Hi all, This is my first thread here. I have almost 40 male goats (age 12-15 months) in my farm. The issue which I facing is that goats are facing diarrhea, and eyes and nose discharge (Thick mucus type thing from eyes). And this disease is spreading among goats one by one. So I separated the...
  17. Health & Wellness
    Hi all, My pygmy goat Arthur seems quite ill. Usually I'll go into his pen and he'll butt me or run a little but he's being quite lethargic. I took his temperature and he's about 38.4 to 38.9. He has diarrhea and is not eating at all. His gums are more pale than usual. Recently weve had...
  18. Health & Wellness
    We have 8-month-old Boer goats and one of them wasn't interested in food this morning, had crusty eyes and nose too. we used a warm wet washcloth to clean her eyes and then her nose. Now she has diarrhea and still isn't interested in eating this evening. Any thoughts?
  19. Goat Management
    Two baby goats where born yesterday and was perfectly fine but today they are really weak and they are pooping yellow they are having deficalt stand up and walking they also won't eat I really don't know what to do.
  20. Health & Wellness
    Hi! One of the goat kids I'm taking care of has diarrhea. I was hoping for some help diagnosing. She had the diarrhea for 2 days last week before it disappeared. I kept an eye on it but wasn't too concerned because she was acting normal, keeping up with the heard and grazing. I figured she got...
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