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  1. 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...
  2. Beginners Goat Raising
    My kid Bambi wont eat or drink and can't use his front legs and he keeps hollering it was pretty cold last night so I have him by a heater wrapped up in my jacket is there anyone that might know what's going
  3. Health & Wellness
    I have a month old bottle baby. He has been on the bottle since about 2 days old and takes a little but not much. The others are taking 12-16 oz and he's barely taking 4 oz. Is there a way to get him to start eating? If he was an adult, I'd give him a vitamin B shot but is that ok for kids?
  4. 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.
  5. Introductions
    Hi all I found this forum because I was looking for help for my pigmy goat. I had 2 sisters, and one male in my 2 acre pasture. 5 days ago a coyote got in and finished off one of the sisters...the next night same coyote got the male and ate him, and managed to bite but not kill the last sister...
  6. Health & Wellness
    I'm placing my bet on Urinary Calculi. He's a 2 year old Nubian buck, very sweet, has never used his horns on anyone, etc. He's also very healthy, but yesterday I caught him shaking profoundly, he had quite a bit of diarrhea as well, and I haven't seen him urinate at all. He's been in his stall...
  7. Health & Wellness
    Hello! My husband and I are new pygmy owners. My newest kid hasn't eaten since Monday night and I'm a little concerned. She seems a little bloated to me, but I may be being paranoid. She's acting normal for the most part, maybe a little more sleepy than she has been up to this point. She ate...
  8. Beginners Goat Raising
    I finally obtained the new Nubian doe so many on this site advised me on last week. She's CAE negative and has been recently wormed. She's safely installed in her new quarantine pen and shed at our farm, she's quickly acclimated to our LGDs, and we've conquered a few other fear issues. All in...
  9. Health & Wellness
    I have a little nigerian dwarf doeling that will be four weeks old tomorrow that won't take her bottle and acts sort of lethargic, not a whole lot but just isn't her normal bouncy self. This started on Saturday, July 5. I called the lady I bought her from and she thought it was pneumonia because...
  10. Health & Wellness
    She was born yesterday I have had to feed her, she is preemie (1-2 pounds), and today i woke up [her and her sister slept inside] and she was laying akward calling, when i pulled her out she wanted to get up but couldnt and she was walking yesterday. she has yellow diarrhea,and bleats but then...
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