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  1. First Timer Questions!

    Goats
    Hey y’all! This is my first time with a goat pregnancy. Our Maybelline is expecting! She lives with our buck Jimmy so not sure when she was bred. There have been signs of early labor (I think) but it could also just be in my head. I’m going nuts waiting and trying to figure out when she might...
  2. Goat Labor Problems?

    Goats
    We have a Nigerian Dwarf who seemed to be in labor yesterday afternoon. She had dropped a pile of goo and had more hanging from her vulva. There was a bubble present, but nothing showed inside of it. Her vulva was swollen. She pawed at the ground a lot, and kept laboring to stand up and then lie...
  3. Momma goat squatting to pee too often post birth

    Goats
    We are now over 48 hours post birthing of 3 kids. This is her 3rd time kidding with no previous complications. One of the kids died asap, the 2nd 24 hrs later, the 3rd is healthy and thriving. During morning checks, I noticed that momma is squatting to pee about every 2 minutes, but only...
  4. 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: -...
  5. Goats First Freshening Question

    Homesteading Questions
    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?!?!? Here are some key notes: - tail is hooking -...
  6. Concerned Mama(Nigerian Dwarf Birthing help)

    Goats
    Hello. Im brand new to this forum. Today my Nigerian Doe(18 months old first pregnancy) had 2 successful kids however before they came out she birthed a Large empty sac ... I assumed this was a kid that never developed as I could see blood veins and some particles . ..once she delivered it, she...
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