she acts fine, lately she's been laying around a lot. Not coughing alot, but enough that i think that he needs some sort of treatment. Our pigmy buck has a kind of "dry, hacking cough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visited a herd of pygmy goats the other day and noticed a few of them doing a dry coughing thing. You can change your choices at any time by visiting Your Privacy Controls. Please enable Cookies and reload the page. Ruling out diseases or infections may not stop your goat from coughing, but you will know that it is not sick, simply just a cougher. Information on Nigerian Dwarf goat color patterns, eye, polled, and wattle genetics, moon spots, and more! What would be your prefered method of treatment. -- Robert Gates, http://www.dairygoatinfo.com/f28/worming-worms-wormers-21389/, http://www.dairygoatinfo.com/f28/coccidia-different-cocci-meds-doses-21499/, Outdoor Hub, LLC (d/b/a Carbon Media Group), 3290 W. Big Beaver Rd. Tiny bit of clear nasal di … read more If that is not it, than how about a few days of benedryl or a horse antihistimine if you can get it from the vet. Home Coat Patterns Eye Colors Polled/Horned Genetics Wattles Breeders & Links Welcome to the Nigerian Dwarf Colors website! This is an old thread, and you may get more answers by making a brand new one. Dry enough for ya? A goat’s nose comes into contact with a lot of surfaces, including their feed, water and other goats! It's fair! When the pastures become dryer they can take alot of hacking, especially when running in from pasture, to hack up that cud. If she coughs again put your ear against the side of her ribs and try to listen to where any sounds are coming from. ", That is such a great point Jim. I have a pregnant nigerian dwarf doe, i got her about 4 weeks ago, and she coughs a lot, and snorz while she's awake and when she eats, there's no discharge or snot. Thank you. Totally normal, healthy and happy as a bug and no antibiotics in my little herd. I have been reading everyone's posts with hopes of finding an answer, but unfortunately I'm not finding exactly what I am looking for so I am hoping someone can help. The though of them wiping that snot all over their little friends is enough to get me out to their pen a couple times a day to wipe their noses. This website is dedicated to providing accurate coat color and pattern descriptions and information for Nigerian Dwarf Goats. 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We have included … Our pigmy buck has a kind of "dry, hacking cough". Start with the most benign thing first. Upset the established order and everything becomes chaos. Hi from TN. He is in good shape and eating well. Coughing at feeding time is usually related to choking. Yahoo is part of Verizon Media. We and our partners will store and/or access information on your device through the use of cookies and similar technologies, to display personalised ads and content, for ad and content measurement, audience insights and product development. Your browser will redirect to your requested content shortly. One of mine is coughing and farting at the same time. Will eat a little hay, a tiny bit of carrot. Find out more about how we use your information in our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy. He is in good shape and eating well. Need to know what would work the best on him, penecilin, LA 200, or something other. Jul 11, 2018 - Coughing usually indicates one of 4 things: --Choking on food. Seems bloated, but is chubby anyway, as Nigerian Dwarf goats tend to be. 39 Posts . Information about your device and internet connection, including your IP address, Browsing and search activity while using Verizon Media websites and apps. Oh, and you know the thing about chaos? I'm an agent of chaos. With how little herds are micromanaged, I always tell mycusomters "Do you think I would have noticed ______________ (fill in the blank with whatever the problem is), if they were back in my herd of 30?" I hope that helps and your goat’s cough gets better with time. If it's an infection of the lungs, you will hear a watery rattling noise that is quite unmistakable. Before you can recognize a sick goat, healthy goat characteristics should first be understood. I know this is an older post but I was looking for info on coughing and came across it. Healthy goat behavior is distinct from a sick goat’s. My Nigerian Dwarf goat hasn't eaten grain for two days. We're right close. 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