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Old 06-06-2017, 01:12 AM   #11
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Around 4 months or so. Sometimes earlier, but not usually.


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Old 06-06-2017, 04:49 PM   #12
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I thought they were fine until 4 months old with the bucklings still out with them.
However, we were surprised once here on TGS years ago hearing about a 3 month old getting preggo.
Don't know where that post is now.
I have kept the bucklings on moms up to 4 months once, but as a good rule, 3 months top or 2.5 months youngest.
This is for the boers.


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Old 06-07-2017, 10:14 PM   #13
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Yes you can wean them at two months of age.
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Old 06-12-2017, 11:50 PM   #14
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As long as they are eating well and drinking water, try taking them away at night and only let nurse a few times a day. If they are not drinking and eating well, it's not good to suddenly yank them away from mom!
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