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Fleecewife

  • Joined May 2010
  • South Lanarkshire
    • Wester Gladstone Hebridean Sheep
Re: Vomiting sow
« Reply #15 on: August 17, 2020, 09:18:40 pm »



Have a look here for ideas if you haven't already:https://thepigsite.com/articles/whats-wrong-with-my-pigs-vomiting   
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danconfessed

  • Joined Aug 2013
Re: Vomiting sow
« Reply #16 on: August 20, 2020, 02:58:11 pm »
update

we have weaned the piglets today (3.5 weeks old)  They are taking small amounts of creep feed and were giving them milk three times a day. 

Mum is now eating banana and spinach smoothies and is also eating the spinach "raw".  She is still vomiting when eating and drinking, not every-time and never the full amount as she has eaten. 

We did see a slight improvement after the Tetroxy (but this could be because she was as high as a kite on a plethora of drugs) so might try her on a second dose.

alang

  • Joined Nov 2017
  • Morayshire
Re: Vomiting sow
« Reply #17 on: August 20, 2020, 04:47:49 pm »
Thanks for the update. I'm always interested to learn about new things like this so i can be better at my job.

Hopefully the sow gets better although i think it'll be a long recovery. Good to hear the piglets are taking to the creep feed. You'll be surprised just how much they can scoff once they get going.
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