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  1. Health & Wellness
    Hi everyone, I am new here and looking for advice for my 3 week old female kid. Up until 3 weeks ago I knew nothing of goats until we came across 2 newborns whilst we were out on a bike ride, there mother looked like she passed shortly after giving birth so we brought them home to try and ensure...
  2. Health & Wellness
    So 2 of my three female ND goats are losing hair on the bridge of their noses. They have been using the same hay rack for 2 years so I don't think it is rubbing on the rack. They also have just had a dose of copper bolus (every 6 months). I use UltraBoss in the hot months to deter bugs and mites...
  3. Health & Wellness
    Hello, I am looking for insight in what might be going on with my boy. He's had this for a month now. I have treated with pour on ivermectin 2x, cycolene 2x, pythodust, and Many applications on Nustock. He's eating and drinking fine. He does not seem to be itchy. And I have no noticed this on...
  4. Health & Wellness
    My doe, who kidded in march, has very dry skin and is losing hair. especially her tail and topline. we gave everyone copper bolus 5/24/20. but we didn't get it all the way down and she chewed hers. they get free-choice mineral. I've given 2 rounds of ivermectin pour on. but she still has...
  5. Health & Wellness
    My 3 yr old ND doe seems to be losing hair on her rump. When I look at it i see lots of dandruff and dry skin. She is eating hay but is off her feed which is normal for her at this time since it is her heat cycle. But she is shivering a lot because of the hair loss and i'm noticing it thin out...
  6. Health & Wellness
    Hi guys, I'm new to posting on the forum but have bee using it for advise for the last few months. I have 3 adult goats and one kid. The kids mother had bad hooves almost to the point of foot rot. We cleaned them out with warm water and dicinfectent. After that we covered the bottom of her legs...
  7. Birth Announcements
    Hi I've notice that one of my baby goat is have hair loss between her eyes I never seen this before so I'm not sure what to do is this normal?
  8. Health & Wellness
    Hello everyone, I just noticed that one of my kids has lost quite a bit of hair on the bridge of her nose. She is only 22 days old and her mom received copper and BoSe at breeding and a month before kidding and was given Vit a, Vit e, and zinc at weekly intervals (just one human pill) and then...
  9. Health & Wellness
    One of my Nigerians is losing hair and has flaky skin. I don't see lice/bugs & no irritation or scabbing, just flakes. He's not itchy or scratching more than normal. I have dusted him with Python dust in case it is lice. He has access to Manna Pro minerals free choice. I copper bolused him about...
  10. Health & Wellness
    I am new to this forum and new to goats. My friends gifted me a doe a few years ago and have been keeping her at their farm. This year they rented a buck and never got around to returning him. A few weeks ago I noticed he seemed a bit thin and was loosing hair on both of his shoulders (I live in...
  11. Health & Wellness
    One of my three 6-year old wethers is all black nubian/boar, and has hair falling out over most of his torso. I easily pulled out a 5" patch with one handful. In the same areas (most of his back and rump) there is a lot of skin flakes in the hair. Please see photo. One of the other goats has...
  12. Health & Wellness
    My lovely milk chocolate brown Nigerian doe started shedding about a week ago, she looked fine before then. Her new hair is coming in white, dull, is very thin and pulls out easily. She has a lot of dandruff but doesn't seem particularly itchy. She is eating well and seems normal, otherwise...
  13. Health & Wellness
    I have 4 10-12 week old kids. We lost one buckling a few weeks ago to we aren't sure what, think maybe he ingested something bad for him. Then we noticed one goat losing her hair along her spine. Then noticed everyone itching and starting to lose hair. So I gave first does of the Invermectin...
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