Halleluiah! (aka "Not all lumos are bad lumps")

Discussion in 'Goat Frenzy' started by groovyoldlady, Apr 30, 2014.

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  1. groovyoldlady

    groovyoldlady Goat Crazy!

    Jul 21, 2011
    Central Maine
    Halleluiah! (aka "Not all lumps are bad lumps")

    My daughters made me a wee bit nervous when they came in from chores last night and reported that Electra had a lump on her jaw. They said it had been there for a couple of days, but they had forgotten to tell me. (And I, busy goat mom that I am, hadn't even noticed it myself. BAD goat mom!)

    Some of you may recall that I have had some unpleasant experiences with goats and cysts...

    Anyhoo, I went out this morning, massaged the evil lump of potential doom and, to my delighted surprise, she chewed it up and swallowed it. Apparently it was just a bit of hay or cud she'd been saving for a rainy day.

    Whew!
     
    Last edited: Apr 30, 2014
  2. ksalvagno

    ksalvagno Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Glad it was nothing.
     

  3. nchen7

    nchen7 Goatless goat momma

    Feb 25, 2013
    Ontario
    PHEW! glad it wasn't anything more serious!