Treating Barber Pole Worms in Goats – The Free Range Life

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Treating Barber Pole Worms in Goats – The Free Range Life

Parasites are one of the biggest problems that livestock owners face. The barber pole worm is one of the most deadly infestations that goat owners fight. Unlike a lot of stomach worms, the barber pole worm, or Haemonchus contortus, is a blood sucking stomach worm that feeds on your goat’s blood causing severe blood loss, anemia, diarrhea, and dehydration.