weak lamb syndrome

weak lamb syndrome

a group of undifferentiated diseases in which the lambs are weak, do not suck well and die of exposure or dehydration and starvation. Among the causes may be poor nutrition of the ewe before lambing, poor lamb-ewe bonding, poor milk supply in the ewe. It is common to find a combination of factors.
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