The vet there said add 7.5 cc of the sheep drench, .08%, to 1 gal of water for 1 day. If you are using an Ivermectin product be sure to do your fecal egg counts regularly. The dose of 1% ivermectin injection is 1ml per 110 lbs (1ml per 50kg) under the skin. First, I give my goats Ivomec/Ivermectin subcutaneously (SQ). Give all wormers orally to sheep and goats. The drench formulations of Valbazen, Ivomec, Cydectin and levamisole are all FDA-approved for sheep. It warns not to use in other species but aren't sheep and goats close enough. Don’t be afraid to … Pour-on ivermectin products work the same way, and are given orally to goats and sheep. For internal parasites, Ivermectin products need to be given orally, not by injection or topically. Also wanted to put out there for the OP what has been known to have the best result in treating lungworm, which is either Levamisole or Ivermectin Sheep drench. Dewormers given to sheep are often given to goats. NigerianDwarfOwner707 , Jul … (not saying they are the same. not labelled for goats. I made an appointment for friday with the vet but in the meantime I called Cornell in Ithaca NY. For goats, give twice that amount (1cc per 25#). SafeGuard and rumatel are FDA-approved for goats. Ivomec Sheep Drench Dewormer is a liquid dewormer containing 0.08% Ivermectin, formulated specifically for sheep to provide a broader spectrum of efficacy than other sheep parasite control product. When I did a search for using sheep drench on goats, the information I found is what I provided. Valbazen is approved for control of liver flukes in goats. Several people online recommend and seem to have had success giving it orally. However, avoid using ivermectin in milking goats especially when milk is in use for humans. The product is labeled for injection, but it works better in goats and sheep when given by mouth. This product is currently unavailable for purchase. Read More. I decided against this when I found a few posts from vets and seasoned goat keepers explaining the dangers of this technique: While giving Ivomec orally does kill worms, it can kill them too quickly. Repeat in ten days. 1cc per 40lb is the safe and correct dosage of ivermectin injectable. Give 1 ½-2 times the sheep or cattle dose. I use Ivomec sheep drench .08% solution as a my preferred Ivomec choice. Give the Ivomec orally; inject the dosage into the side of the mouth with a needleless syringe, or dosing gun. Ivermectin has been greatly overused on livestock throughout the US and doesn’t work as well as it used to in many areas. Therefore, it is crucial to consult the veterinarian before injecting ivermectin to the goats. I am not fond of sheep) Hi , I have two roos that are exibiting signs of gapeworm. The other doses are for Ivomec sheep drench, pour on or when it’s given orally as the injectable. This is permissible when it is done in accordance with the extra-label drug law. We use Ivermectin sheep drench since we have not yet found one for goats. The use of ivermectin injectable is extra-label, i.e. For cydectin, (yes, you give this orally too) give sheep the cattle dose (1cc per 50#). In … I've herd of Ivermectin being safe for pregnant does but not Ivermectin Plus. I agree that it doesn't say sheep drench, but that is what I assumed. Like you, I also read that the sheep drench was not advised for use in goats. Sheep and goats, collectively referred to as small ruminants, are an important source of meat, milk, and wool for people throughout the world. DO NOT under-dose dewormers. Modern wormers are extremely safe (except levamisole).