Help with sheep.....

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by MandyH, Aug 17, 2007.

  1. MandyH

    MandyH You'll shoot your eye out!

    What would make a grown ewe wheeze, rattle and be very weak? We recently acquired a poor sheep and she is showing these symptoms.
  2. justusnak

    justusnak Flock Mistress

    Feb 28, 2007
    South Eastern Indiana
    Sounds like pneumonia....I would have a vet come look at her. Hope she makes it! Let us know.
  3. therealshari

    therealshari Songster

    Apr 18, 2007
    Beryl UT
    I agree on the pneumonia, and I would also isolate her from your other animals. especially your other sheep. It can be quite contagious.
  4. Standard Hen

    Standard Hen Songster

    May 17, 2007
    Yes,,,,upper resperitory (sp) going on there. I would have a vet look at her, she most likely will need some anti-biotics. Poor girl, let us know how she makes out.

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