aspirin dose

Discussion in 'Health & Wellness' started by AlaskaBoers, Aug 1, 2009.

  1. AlaskaBoers

    AlaskaBoers New Member

    May 6, 2008
    Wasilla Alaska
    couldnt find anything, whats the dose for aspirin.
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    star's leg got hurt, and it hasnt gotten better in three days so i'm thinking i should give her something.
     
  2. StaceyRosado

    StaceyRosado Administrator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Oct 4, 2007
    NJ
    you can give her up to 4 adult asprin if she is a large goat
     

  3. AlaskaBoers

    AlaskaBoers New Member

    May 6, 2008
    Wasilla Alaska
    she's just a few months old, I'll give her two. thanks
     
  4. cdtrum

    cdtrum New Member

    Aug 25, 2008
    Northern Indiana
    My vet told me with little ones, 1 baby aspirin up to 3x's a day.
     
  5. sealawyer

    sealawyer New Member

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    May 31, 2009
    Dew, Texas
    Katrina, We use the generic equivilent of children's liquid motrin. 1cc for 50 pounds of goat. It works well and quietens them down.
     
  6. AlaskaBoers

    AlaskaBoers New Member

    May 6, 2008
    Wasilla Alaska
    thanks. I ended up giving her 2 bayer aspririns..I just put them in water and then drenched it. She sure looked pathetic limping around, hopefully I will get better before fair!! I only have 4 does I can show.
     
  7. toth boer goats

    toth boer goats Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2008
    Corning California
    I hope she gets better.... really soon.... :hug: