Eye Color Chart for Anemia
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Saturday, 12 April 2008

Anemia eye color chart for goats
This chart shows the color of differing stages of anemia looking at the inner eye membrane, due to parasite load- based on the Famacha Eye color chart.

Here are some examples of what Anemia checking the inner eyelid membrane color looks like..:

This is what good inner eye membrane color should look like- from a healthy goat who is not suffering from heavy wormload This is what good inner eye membrane color should look like- from a goat who is not suffering from heavy wormload.
This shows a very anemic goat suffering from heavy wormload- the inner eye membranes are white- this is a possible fatal situation This shows a very anemic goat suffering from heavy wormload- the inner eye membranes are white- this is a possible fatal situation.
The "bottlejaw" edema has traveled to the eye area in this photo- this goat is suffering from anemia due to coccidiosis The "bottlejaw" edema has traveled to the eye area in this photo- this goat is suffering from anemia due to coccidiosis
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