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  1. Goat Management
    I have goat that potentially had mites. He went to the vet and was treated. It got better but then it got worse again VERY fast. I’m waiting for a call back from the vet for both issues. Also, my goats have been losing a lot of hair (their legs are okay) I thought it was shedding until today...
  2. Parasites
    Hello all! Now as spring is approaching, everyone is shedding out their winter coats. I noticed however, my oldest and newest doe seems to have lots of dandruff? I just read about offering zinc tablets, and with the current COVID virus going around, we are making plans to do some much needed...
  3. Health & Wellness
    I've been noticing a lot of discussion about zinc deficiency lately and I figured I'd start my own thread instead of hogging someone else's (sorry @Champion Fence Jumpers if things were getting out of hand). So I read that symptoms of zinc deficiency can be skin and hair problems, joint...
  4. Health & Wellness
    Hello, I have a nd wether with what I believe to be a zinc deficiency. Can I just buy Zinc in the health food/drug store for humans? If so, how many mg and how often and how long should I give it to him? TIA
  5. Health & Wellness
    I have been doing a lot of research on different vitamins and minerals and I am looking for opinions and other methods on pregnancy methods others use. Copper and Selenium- I have come to the conclusion between online research and other breeders to give copper (4 grams) and selenium (1cc per...
  6. Goat Management
    I don't have a vet to get ahold of and I am worried about my goat. We are treating him for meningeal deer worms and we were giving him zinc pills to help because we were pretty sure he had a deficiency. I was tired this morning and not paying to much attention and gave my goat 150 mg of zinc! I...
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