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  1. Health & Wellness
    Was trimming hooves and happened to touch my goat's chest floor (on the underside, between the forelegs). It's not a spot I can actually see regularly, so I was pretty shocked when I felt dry, scaly skin and some of it actually flaked off. Managed to get a few pictures. He's about 4 y.o, a...
  2. Health & Wellness
    I suspected ringworm in two of my does and as I shaved them it got worse and worse and now I don't know what it is. I'm treating with iodine.
  3. Introductions
    Thanks for the add. We are new to raising boer goats for FFA high school, 2nd year. This year 1 of my daughters goats has ringworms and we have been told to pick the scab and applt vicks vapor rub to each spot, there are 4...so far, once a day. Does that sound okay to do? Ive read articles...
  4. Health & Wellness
    I am writing a novel that takes place in 1950. My character's goat has ringworm. In a previous thread, someone mentioned that she had used salt in a potato to draw out potato juice and then used that on the ringworm. Can anyone verify that? Has anyone used garlic? I found this...
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