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Goat poop diagnosis

Discussion in 'Diseases & Injuries - Goats' started by Goat Mania, Apr 3, 2018.

  1. Apr 3, 2018
    Goat Mania

    Goat Mania Just born

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    Hi

    Can someone diagnose this for me? Is it due to worms? Goat is a buckling around 2 months old
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  2. Apr 3, 2018
    babsbag

    babsbag Herd Master

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    I really have no clue, but a fecal would be the best way to check for worms. Sorry I can't help you.
     
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  3. Apr 4, 2018
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    Latestarter Novice; "Practicing" Animal Husbandry Golden Herd Member

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    Could the animal have eaten some cordage of some sort? like nylon rope? something undigestible that the pellets would form around forming a chain? I guess you could pull them apart and see. :idunno Maybe you can collect the chains up and dry them out and sell them to tourists as Sri Lankan necklaces? :hide:D
     
  4. Apr 4, 2018
    mysunwolf

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    Mine gets strings like that sometimes, I generally don't worry about it. I've heard that it's mucous from a small piece of intestinal lining shedding, which can mean stress, worms, or diet change. But not to worry if they're otherwise healthy. A fecal never hurts.
     
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  5. Apr 4, 2018
    OneFineAcre

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    Looks like normal berries just stuck together.
     
  6. Apr 12, 2018
    Goat Mania

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    Yes he could have. Lol, Sri Lankan organic necklaces. Order yours Now :)
     
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