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i have a 5 wk old calf that about 2 weeks ago got his head stuck in the fork of a tree.i dont know how long he was there before my wife rescued him. but the next day he had a knot on his jaw about the size of a golf ball i thought it would go away in a day or 2 but it hasnt yet.he is eating ok and doesnt seem to be bothered by it.is there anything i should do for him?

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If he is eating well, acting good, I would leave him alone. He most likely has some edima and may take quite awhile for his body to obsorb it. Jeanne
> i have a 5 wk old calf that about
> 2 weeks ago got his head stuck in
> the fork of a tree.i dont know how
> long he was there before my wife
> rescued him. but the next day he
> had a knot on his jaw about the
> size of a golf ball i thought it
> would go away in a day or 2 but it
> hasnt yet.he is eating ok and
> doesnt seem to be bothered by
> it.is there anything i should do
> for him?

Simme Valley in NY
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thanks for the info it finally showed improvememt yesterday and today its almost disappeared > If he is eating well, acting good,
> I would leave him alone. He most
> likely has some edima and may take
> quite awhile for his body to
> obsorb it. Jeanne

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