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    Thread: Help: Possible Anemic/Worm Problem with 5.5 year old Alpine
Post: RE: Help: Possible Anemic/Worm Problem with 5.5 y...

My goat had a bad knee, he was older with what was likely arthritis. There are elbow splints made for people that fit a goat knee. The brand Run Fly worked well for this goat. We put it on before a hi...
IdahoNancy Health and Wellness 38 1,798 01-12-2023, 12:59 PM
    Thread: Still confused about the UCReasearch project
Post: RE: Still confused about the UCReasearch project

Charlie Horse. I went to the thrift store an bought a golf club. There were a lot to choose from so I got a 9 iron. Not that I have any clue what I was buying for my $2, I know nothing at all about go...
IdahoNancy Health and Wellness 2 204 01-01-2023, 10:48 AM
    Thread: Help: Possible Anemic/Worm Problem with 5.5 year old Alpine
Post: RE: Help: Possible Anemic/Worm Problem with 5.5 y...

What is vapors? It so nice he is getting better. He is young and some good years ahead.
IdahoNancy Health and Wellness 38 1,798 12-22-2022, 05:07 PM
    Thread: Help: Possible Anemic/Worm Problem with 5.5 year old Alpine
Post: RE: Help: Possible Anemic/Worm Problem with 5.5 y...

Sending positives thoughts your way. Your alpine is at his peak age. I hope he continues to progress, sounds like he has a mind to get up and go and not give in. What is the goat's name? Thanks Irene...
IdahoNancy Health and Wellness 38 1,798 12-15-2022, 10:38 AM
    Thread: Help: Possible Anemic/Worm Problem with 5.5 year old Alpine
Post: RE: Help: Possible Anemic/Worm Problem with 5.5 y...

Just a thought. If you or one of your goat friends knows how to draw blood, maybe you could coordinate with your vet to bring them a blood sample (and stool) before they see the goat. It may help them...
IdahoNancy Health and Wellness 38 1,798 12-10-2022, 12:14 PM
    Thread: 2022 Goat-O-Rama Kids for Sale!
Post: RE: 2022 Goat-O-Rama Kids for Sale!

Wow, you, Phil and the goatie mamas make some gorgeous goats. I love polled goats.
IdahoNancy Classifieds 5 366 12-09-2022, 09:02 PM
    Thread: Help: Possible Anemic/Worm Problem with 5.5 year old Alpine
Post: RE: Help: Possible Anemic/Worm Problem with 5.5 y...

Necropsy showed Dodge had a large cancer tumor in his liver and bleeding in his kidney. He performed flawlessly in September during our archery elk season. Packgoats are amazing. Rocky, I hope your ...
IdahoNancy Health and Wellness 38 1,798 12-09-2022, 08:44 PM
    Thread: Help: Possible Anemic/Worm Problem with 5.5 year old Alpine
Post: RE: Help: Possible Anemic/Worm Problem with 5.5 y...

Thanks Nan, Dodge was a lot of fun. I had been and exclusive Ober lover until I met Dodge. He would have changed anyone's mind. He had the heart, leg, and brains that made a great packgoat and compani...
IdahoNancy Health and Wellness 38 1,798 12-09-2022, 05:03 PM
    Thread: Help: Possible Anemic/Worm Problem with 5.5 year old Alpine
Post: RE: Help: Possible Anemic/Worm Problem with 5.5 y...

Hello, it is uncanny that your story sounds so similar to mine. We euthanized my beautiful Alpine goat Dodge today. He was a strong goat that did great packing during our elk season two months ago. He...
IdahoNancy Health and Wellness 38 1,798 12-08-2022, 08:45 PM
    Thread: Goats and water
Post: RE: Goats and water

Collapsible lite weight dog water bowls work great. At times sprinkle powdered fruit flavored Gatorade If I am pushing them. The goat doesn't know the next opportunity for water may be along way off. ...
IdahoNancy Training at Home and On the Trail 1 262 11-01-2022, 12:14 PM
    Thread: Elk quarters
Post: RE: Elk quarters

Good job, I have never heard of any one managing a full elk bone in hind quarter on 1 goat. You may be able to rig up a goat to pull a travoise. You would need to practice pulling with a goat. Get the...
IdahoNancy The Hunter's Lodge 4 1,203 11-01-2022, 12:05 PM
    Thread: 2 Doelings Pack Genetics
Post: RE: 2 Doelings Pack Genetics

Colleen Monahan built very large, sturdy, and friendly Obers, not to mention beautiful. I pack with 3 of her wethers for 10 years. The biggest one topped out at 270 lbs and nearly 40 inches at the sho...
IdahoNancy Classifieds 4 966 09-03-2022, 07:35 PM
    Thread: First Rain, First Break in 100 Degrees in 67 Days
Post: RE: First Rain, First Break in 100 Degrees in 67 D...

Thank goodness. The rain should give you flash back to the Rendy this past June in OR.
IdahoNancy The Campfire 1 336 09-03-2022, 07:15 PM
    Thread: Goat with Longest Ears in the World!
Post: RE: Goat with Longest Ears in the World!

Running looked dangerous.
IdahoNancy News and Events 2 846 07-10-2022, 08:18 PM
    Thread: The End of an Era
Post: RE: The End of an Era

Great story and fabulous pictures Nan. Thanks for sharing Sputnik with us.
IdahoNancy G.O.A.T. 9 2,852 07-03-2022, 03:37 PM
    Thread: Liver Fluke Experience
Post: RE: Liver Fluke Experience

A am shocked at the recovery Blazer has made. It seemed certain he would not survive this. Abdominal distention and pain in goat sure seem like an emergency. The belly seems to grow and get tighter by...
IdahoNancy Health and Wellness 3 1,365 06-12-2022, 04:26 PM
    Thread: Liver Fluke Experience
Post: Liver Fluke Experience

Has anyone out there had experience with liver flukes? I have been an avid reader of packgoat activities since the first packgoat forum in 2008. I have heard very little about liver flukes. Two of my ...
IdahoNancy Health and Wellness 3 1,365 06-10-2022, 09:03 PM
    Thread: NAPgA Virtual Auction 2022!
Post: RE: NAPgA Virtual Auction 2022!

One day left for the auction. Lots of cool stuff. Check it out.
IdahoNancy NAPgA News and Land Use Issues 4 1,178 06-04-2022, 05:21 PM
    Thread: The Goat-O-Rama Fiddle Livestream
Post: RE: The Goat-O-Rama Fiddle Livestream

This will get you out of the January doldrum. Thanks
IdahoNancy The Campfire 98 51,791 01-23-2022, 06:38 PM
    Thread: NAPgA Guidebook
Post: RE: NAPgA Guidebook

Great job. That looks like it was a lot of work.
IdahoNancy NAPgA News and Land Use Issues 1 974 12-27-2021, 09:34 PM