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Mike

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Mike
Argyle WI
United States of America

Posted - Sep 05 2014 :  11:26:50 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Aw nuts! My newest little bull calf looks like a moulting chicken. Ringworm strikes again. Haven't seen it for about five years, and then on some of our Mulefoot pigs in the winter time.

Iodine and time will heal it. Time will heal it without the iodine but at least the iodine makes me think I am doing something.

Mike

maryjane

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Posted - Sep 05 2014 :  12:20:59 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Sorry. I hate that stuff. I've had it on my horses and my Great Pyrenees but never on my cows. Knock on wood.

MaryJane Butters, author of Milk Cow Kitchen ~ striving for the stoicism of a cow standing in the rain ~
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CloversMum

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Posted - Sep 07 2014 :  8:59:24 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Yikes! That does not sound like fun. Do you have to be careful of the ringworm spreading from animal to animal?

Loving life and family on our Idaho farm, Meadowlark Heritage Farm; 1 Jersey cow; 1 Guernsey cow; 1 Guernsey steer calf; Oberhasli & Guernsey goats, ducks and chickens
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