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  1. Beginners Goat Raising
    So, the only livestock vet I've found near me is a mobile vet several towns away. She seems good but is pricey, so this afternoon I sent some fresh pellets out to a lab via UPS. I packed with ice according to the directions on the website, but I assume that the ice will melt in a couple of...
  2. Health & Wellness
    I did a fecal today on two of my kids to check how the Corid worked on them and to check their barber pole status. My doeling Murphy had a count of 350 epg for coccidia before treatment and today I saw zero eggs. So I was like, yay it must have worked. Then I check my buckling Yuma and his...
  3. Goat Frenzy
    I did a fecal today on one of my kids and I cannot find the treatment threshold for coccidia. So what numbers are too high? I looked all over the internet to try and find this info and I just can't seem to get an answer.😤
  4. Beginners Goat Raising
    Hey! Fairly new goat owner here! I don't normally have too much trouble with worms, but several of my goats have lost condition recently. I did a check of their mucous membranes, and they were looking a little pale. I went ahead and wormed with Ivermectin, since that's what I had on hand, but...
  5. Goat Management
    I know I've told a few great people on here about my anemia troubles with my herd. I finally got my ducks in a row and did my first fecal on the boy with bottle jaw that we've been treating for anemia. I present a photo that shows he is overloaded with barber pole worms. :( One is zoomed out...
  6. Health & Wellness
    we should know the answer to this, but have a little different circumstance than in the past. We had our does in separate stalls in the barn based on how many kids each had in late June and July, so 1 kid with one doe, 2 with does, and one doe with triplets, so we could watch body condition...
  7. Goat Management
    I'd like to get a microscope to do my own fecals since it will pay for itself within a year. I'm curious as to which one other goat people choose. I will be using it for fecals and some blood work when necessary. Any preferences out there?
  8. Goat Management
    Fecals Looking for info on mailing fecal samples what company address will they tell me how to prepare sample an recommend wormer I am very skittish about worming since we lost a new goat after treating for cocci. Also correct dosage for weight our goats are only about 35 pounds some smaller a...
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