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by tina-colville
Sun Mar 12, 2017 12:51 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: feed a recovering piglet
Replies: 6
Views: 2114

Re: feed a recovering piglet

Hello, thank you for your reply and concern.. "Larry" the piglet is doing very well, back to normal, jumping up, demanding cuddles and rubs ....generally just being a spoilt piglet. We have been scanning the whole 2 .5 acre field for more "Water Dropwort" ..(the pigs are restricted to a 0.5 acre "cl...
by tina-colville
Wed Mar 01, 2017 5:45 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: feed a recovering piglet
Replies: 6
Views: 2114

Re: feed a recovering piglet

Hello.. just to let you know that Larry the piglet is up and about and eating and drinking like only a pig could !!!! ... missing his brother ... but very much still with us, we are just hoping that there is no long term damage ... regards, Tina
by tina-colville
Tue Feb 28, 2017 1:54 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: feed a recovering piglet
Replies: 6
Views: 2114

Re: feed a recovering piglet

hello, thank you for your advice... the vet has given us advice to hydrate with 100ml every hour ...every 2nd "drink" contains some honey and/or some apple sauce to increase the sugar level .. he is taking this ok ... we have given him 2 injections given to us by the vet ... one is an anti-inflammat...
by tina-colville
Tue Feb 28, 2017 7:56 am
Forum: Health
Topic: feed a recovering piglet
Replies: 6
Views: 2114

feed a recovering piglet

hello.. can anyone help me .. what do i feed my recovering 12 week old piglet on ... he unfortunately ate some roots from "water dropwort" (britain`s deadliest plant) .. he has had 2 doses of charcoal solution yesterday given by the vet ..... he survived the night, but is now very lethargic and not ...