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Author Topic: my 3week old bottle fed lamb has suddenly seems to be disentoryated  (Read 54 times)


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Can anyone help, i currenty have have 2orphen lambs they are now 3weeks old has been doing realy well..untill Last night one of the lambs only drank a small amount of Milk dron the bottle had Just stood still trowing his head around, after watching him for a While we laid him down and he didnt move untill around 6AM today,
He did drink all of his bottle but then Just stays very still and then lays down, he Just seems to be very disintoryaed (sorry if not spelt curretly) we didnt think that he would make it through the night, just wondering if anyone has had any experiance with this before? Whats Best to do? Thanks in addvance
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