Reply. A goat that won't drink or has little interest in water. Meghan Struttman 06/23/2017, 11:06:07 AM. Lethargic goat with diarrhea Discussion in 'Health & Wellness' started by Wild Hearts Ranch, Feb 13, 2012. We do not have any medications to provide. Larry won't even sniff the hay. Before treating a goat for diarrhea, determine why the animal is scouring. A goat that has irregular bowel movements: diarrhea or clumpy stools. They have diarrhea. On the other hand, when a goat starts eating a lot, it’s pretty obvious that the goat is feeling great! If your goat's feces is runny or loose, this indicates diarrhea. Here are some other signs that a goat might be sick: Not ruminating: Cud-chewing (called rumination) is a part of how goats digest their food. You need to find out if the problem is pregnancy toxemia or something else entirely. Reply. My nanny goat is not eating. Do not delay getting help for this doe. Diarrhea is not an illness but rather a symptom of other more serious health problems in goats. Not eating or drinking as usual, or showing little interest in food or water ... Goats usually have pelleted feces. 2. A sick goat not eating is very serious and will need medical attention. If your goat is suffering from this, it is likely to be a sign of other health issues. My four months goat kid has waterly diarrhea and even not eat anything.what medicine should we have to provide?plz help. ... Not eating, soft stool, no... ksalvagno replied Nov 12, 2020 at 9:40 AM. DIARRHEA: A Symptom of a Problem, Not the Problem Itself. I fed them this homemade remedy (recipe below). The first step towards treatment is to identify the reason behind the scouring. Baby goats with diarrhea also indicate that they may have a worm infection or cocciciosis. A goat that won't eat or has little interest in food. 1. first step to diagnosing this trouble - suspect the feed. One of the goat's diarrhea was not to bad and it cleared up overnight. Since the goat is not eating we recommend calling the vet. her twin kids are 2 months old. Sometimes Diarrhea is Desirable. Last night at dinner Larry didn't come to eat his hay. This morning, he eats neither hay nor grain. Instead I decided to fight it myself with this natural remedy I came up with. the kid threw up a little the others not. The grain did get wet but my doe in milk has not had any problems, and Lily only gets the few mouthfuls that are left over. A goat that is not urinating or is urinating painfully. He just stands in one place looking at me. she is becoming very lethargic. I guess they expect you to call the vet. If your pregnant goat isn't eating chances are she has ketosis/pregnancy toxemia. they're on their feet and grazing. Goat Diarrhea or scouring should not be taken as an isolated condition. 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