Goats/pygmy goats

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Question
horn removal, when the scabs fall off, what should be put on them ? meds. sauve I thought maybe Bag Baum ?

Answer
Usually you don't have to put anything on them. But if there seems to be any infection or a lot of fresh tissue that looks red,  you can use the Bag Baum or you can use something called NFZ puffer which is an antibiotic powder that dries and keeps bacteria away.  Hope this helps - Donna

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Donna Ruelas-Semasko/Edelweiss Acres

Expertise

All goat health care, nutrition, judging questions about all goats - packgoats, dairy goats, pygmy goats, meat goats, fleece goats.

Experience

27 years health care/nutrition of all types of goats, 17 years experience in packgoats, 20 years experience in 4H goat projects as leader, superintendent and judge. 20 years experience in putting on goat care/nutrition seminars.

Organizations
NAPgA, The Evergreen Packgoat Club, 4H, ADGA.

Publications
Hobby Farm, many newspapers, 4H newsletters, Packgoat Manuals (youth and general), judging information pamphlets, seminar handouts about health care and nutrition.

Education/Credentials
4 years of college, ongoing education in goats.

Awards and Honors
Small Farm Award of Thurston County

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