Mastitis (Cystic)

Presence of cysts around mammary glands (teats).

What causes cystic mastitis?

*can result in cancer; cysts that develop around the teats, usually due to clogged glands in lactating does.

What are the symptoms of cystic mastitis?

Rabbit may show no noticeable symptoms – may remain alert, bright, and not in pain; blood in urine; dehydration and fever.

What are the medicinal treatments for cystic mastitis?

Treat with injectable antibiotic, such as Pen-G (Dura-mycin) or Oxytetracycline – administered Sub-Q, at 1cc per 10lb body weight, 1x daily for 5 days … push fluids with probiotic and elecrolytes.

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What are the homeopathic treatments for cystic mastitis?

Treat with injectable antibiotic, such as Pen-G (Dura-mycin) or Oxytetracycline – administered Sub-Q, at 1cc per 10lb body weight, 1x daily for 5 days … push fluids with probiotic and electrolytes.

How could cystic mastitis be prevented?

Add raw, unfiltered apple cider vinegar in drinking water, daily – mix 1tbsp per gallon.


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