We do all our own goat testing with a simple blood draw and shipment to a goat lab.It’s actually easier than you think! Recently introduced animals should be considered suspect as carriers. Old Age In Cats Senior Cat Turning In Circles . Michigan State University Extension recommends not using silage for small sheep flocks and goat herds as the feeds will spoil before they can be consumed and possible Listeriosis infections can result. Subscribe Subscribed Unsubscribe 8.42K. It is entirely possible to buy infected animals and introduce this disease into a previously uninfected herd, because some goats are carriers who never display any symptoms. He perked up, - Answered by a verified Large Animal Vet.
Polio most often causes them to walk in circles and thier eyes will have rapid movement back and forth. His eye and ear on the same side were twitching. It’s possible for your sheep and goats to become infected without feeding moldy or spoiled hay or silage as it is found in the environment. Infected animals should be isolated from the rest of the herd or flock. If THAT is also not readily available, you can try thiamine tablets or capsules for people, if the goat can swallow. You describe this goat as twisting her hind end around could you tell me more about that?