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  1. New Alpine twins won’t nurse.

    Goats
    New to having goats and two of the 3 yearling does we purchased came pregnant. (We were very surprised to discover this.) The first one gave birth to twins about 14 hours ago. Mama is being really good about taking care of them but neither are nursing. We’ve tried holding them to her teats...
  2. Goat’s First Freshening Question!!!

    Goats
    Hey there. My goat, Dolly is definitely approaching her due date! The problem is... we are unaware of when she bred, so we are stuck playing a seriously exciting guessing game! Please view photos and let me know your thoughts! Days or Weeks?!? That is my question!! Here are some key notes: -...
  3. New to bottle feeding...

    Goats
    Hi I am new to this forum and new to bottle babies! Need some advice! I brought home two baby la mancha does last week. I started feeding just as breeder/farmer had instructed. He told me to buy the "Milk products Grade A Ultra 24 livestock replacer" to feed 8oz 2x a day! I actually was...
  4. Need help

    Goats
    I have a pygmy doeling 31 days old, I need to know how to introduce her to my other pygmy's, I have a doe that is 10 months old and a buck that is 11 months old these two have been together since they were born. I have let the doeling out with them while I am close by for shot periods of time...
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