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Author Topic: My 3 year old soay ram has gone off his food and is withdrawn. What can I do  (Read 1429 times)


  • Joined Oct 2019
 Hi, what can I do to encourage my ram to eat? He is normally a good eater but seems to have lost interest today


  • Joined Apr 2022
Have you tried offering him some ivy? My sheep love eating it and it acts as a tonic and appetite stimulant.


  • Joined Jan 2011
  • Dumfries & Galloway
Talk to your vet


  • Joined Feb 2011
  • Cornwall
  • Rarely short of an opinion but I mean well
    • Trelay Cohousing Community
Is he peeing? 

When you say off his food, are you feeding him hard feed, or do you mean hes stopped grazing?
Don't listen to the money men - they know the price of everything and the value of nothing

Live in a cohousing community with small farm for our own use.  Dairy cows (rearing their own calves for beef), pigs, sheep for meat and fleece, ducks and hens for eggs, veg and fruit growing


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