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This is Ruby, she gave birth to triplets in February (two did not make it apparently). I got her and her one kid in late February when the kid was a couple weeks old.
Her one udder has two teats, the larger of the two doesn't have an actual opening and the smaller one is so tiny that only a teeny bit of milk will come out when milking her.
She doesn't seem in pain or uncomfortable but her udder isn't going down now that baby is weaning. Should I be concerned about this one side?
 

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I see a very large blown out teat that definitely needs to be milked out and checked for mastitis.
I don't suspect mastitis and nothing is coming out anymore. When I was getting milk, it was from the tiny hole on the side, not from the main one at the tip. How much do I push on trying to milk?
 

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The larger teat could be plugged. Try some warm compresses and see if you can milk her out. Is this your first time milking. Sometimes it takes a bit of pressure to unplug the duct. You do need to check for mastitis since the teat is blown.
 
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