A sick goat not eating is very serious and will need medical attention. A goat that won't drink or has little interest in water. I guess they expect you to call the vet. Goat Diarrhea or scouring should not be taken as an isolated condition. Last night at dinner Larry didn't come to eat his hay. Sometimes Diarrhea is Desirable. If your pregnant goat isn't eating chances are she has ketosis/pregnancy toxemia. she is becoming very lethargic. One of the goat's diarrhea was not to bad and it cleared up overnight. Reply. We do not have any medications to provide. Reply. Meghan Struttman 06/23/2017, 11:06:07 AM. My nanny goat is not eating. Lethargic goat with diarrhea Discussion in 'Health & Wellness' started by Wild Hearts Ranch, Feb 13, 2012. she does not have - Answered by a verified Large Animal Vet. If your goat is suffering from this, it is likely to be a sign of other health issues. 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. You need to find out if the problem is pregnancy toxemia or something else entirely. 2. The other sheep are as eager as normal to eat it. A goat that is not urinating or is urinating painfully. If proper treatment is not provided in time, your goats can die. The first step towards treatment is to identify the reason behind the scouring. 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. Do not delay getting help for this doe. It's not a new bale of hay, nor is it a new bag of grain. They have diarrhea. the kid threw up a little the others not. Since the goat is not eating we recommend calling the vet. ... Not eating, soft stool, no... ksalvagno replied Nov 12, 2020 at 9:40 AM. When a goat stops eating and drinking, you know it isn’t feeling well. Baby goats with diarrhea also indicate that they may have a worm infection or cocciciosis. I fed them this homemade remedy (recipe below). 1. first step to diagnosing this trouble - suspect the feed. Before treating a goat for diarrhea, determine why the animal is scouring. Not eating or drinking as usual, or showing little interest in food or water ... Goats usually have pelleted feces. My four months goat kid has waterly diarrhea and even not eat anything.what medicine should we have to provide?plz help. This morning, he eats neither hay nor grain. He just stands in one place looking at me. Instead I decided to fight it myself with this natural remedy I came up with. DIARRHEA: A Symptom of a Problem, Not the Problem Itself. A goat that won't eat or has little interest in food. Diarrhea-controlling medication can make the situation much worse. 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. 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