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calfmomma calfmomma is offline
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Default heifer cant manage cud - manually remove

I have a springing heifer who over the past month has developed an issue with managing her cud. In the beginning approx. 1 month ago she seemed to only have the problem when fed baleage, it has now progressed to the point that she can't handle second cutting bales, we have to restrain her and pull out the cuds on both sides of her mouth, she drools terribly and we don't have any idea what has caused this. She is a jeresy and she is quite small. Any ideas would be greatly appreciated.
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