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Gant, blind, unresponsive cattle
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HerefordNB
Posted 7/10/2019 20:13 (#7607630 - in reply to #7607603)
Subject: RE: Gant, blind, unresponsive cattle


Gagetown,New Brunswick
Ferns come to mind .
Fe w years ago had some cattle that were hanging out in a neighbors bottom land...during heat of the day. Had a 400 pound healthy calf that appeared blind and stumbly...he was easy to catch , unusual.
Vet examined animal...asked a ton of questions...asked it there were fern around...the bottom land was a mature stand of silver maple....ground was solid stand of ferns waist high....
Vet gave massive dose of Viamin B...told to keep giving it daily till I could not catch critter....took 5 days....animal recovered 100%.
Apparently something in fern that sucks the Vit B out of their system.
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