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  1. Goat Management
    Why is it that herbal dewormers have to be used preventatively unlike chemical dewormers? So if I understand this properly, when chemical wormers are administered they lower the worm load, and then leave the goat's system leaving the goat with no lasting protection. You then worm again when...
  2. Goat Management
    I know I've seen this question before, but I can't for the life of me remember the answer or find it, so when should goat kids be started on herbs?
  3. Goat Management
    I have been using Land of Havilah parasite formula and up until very recently I have great success. One of my does, though had a pretty poor fecal after a bought of rainy days, and the pasture she is on has some very short grass in it, so it's not entirely fair. All this aside even if the...
  4. 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...
  5. Health & Wellness
    I live in a humid part of the country that is heavily infested with parasites including the dreaded barber's pole worm, and have successfully used herbal wormers for over 12 years, and when I say successfully I mean I have never needed to resort to conventional wormers, not even in emergencies...
  6. Parasites
    Hello all, Sorry if this is lenghty, but wanna try to give all pertinent info. I am still pretty new at this whole goat thing. I got my first two in September 2013, lost one of them in October 2014 to suspected listeriosis, but I wonder if it may have been Meningeal Worms instead as we have a...
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