Diarrhea is a common and costly problem that can affect goat and sheep of all ages.  

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Diarrhea is a gastrointestinal problem in which the faeces of animal become soft and watery, sometimes stained with blood or mucus.

It has many different causes. As well as causing deaths, animals that survive diarrhea can also experience reduced immunity and growth rates.