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Milk Testing

Discuss normal, abnormal and immediate post-foaling issues.

Moderator: Jos

Milk Testing

Postby thisby1 » Tue Jun 12, 2012 5:26 pm

Hi all

I wondered if you would give me advice and your experiences with milk testing...

I have a little mini mare who was last bred June 27th 2011. She is shaping up nicely, but I am confused by her milk tests.

She is showing ready to go on Calcium but her ph is still high at 7.6 and has been this way for weeks. I have tried Jos's method of putting a few drops on a black 35mm reel top and I can't see through it, it is creamy white with small white bits in it, no taste. A little sticky but not like syrup.

Since Sunday she has been hiding away in a different corner of her paddock, and goes from grazing quietly to galloping around for no reason. She is still eating and drinking fine.

So my question is has anyone had a mare that foals with a high ph?

I look forward to hearing your thoughts

Tracey
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