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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. 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: -...
  4. 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 -...
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