What's in your goat "medicine chest"??

Discussion in 'Goats' started by nans31, Mar 2, 2004.

  1. nans31

    nans31 Well-Known Member

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    What are the must have's for your medicine kit?
     
  2. mamahen

    mamahen Well-Known Member Supporter

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    I'm not expert, but this is what I have. I know there are a few other things that I need to get:

    Injectable vitamin B
    syringes with needles
    syringes without needles
    probios
    ivermectin
    baking soda
    pepto bismo
    milk of magnesmia
    penicillian w/procain
    gauze pads
    vitamin B tablets
    black strap molasses
     

  3. mammawof3

    mammawof3 Well-Known Member

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    with it being kidding season, you should a bulb syringe for sucking noses out, a feeding tube for weak newborns and some goat nutri-drench for newborns and pregnant or just freshened does, wonderful stuff..all mt kids get a squirt at birth.
     
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    TabletopHomestead Well-Known Member

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    Sterile lubricant for kidding problems
    Iodine for dipping cords and disinfecting wounds