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  1. Health & Wellness
    I castrated a 13 week old kid today. I suppose I got ahold of a bleeder because it won’t stop bleeding. I’ve held pressure for 30 minutes and it’s still bleeding when I take the towel off. Should I tie it off and see if that will resolve the bleeding? Is there a way to cauterize the bleeder?
  2. Health & Wellness
    I did a lot of Googling before deciding to post but didn't find anything that seems to answer my question. Since everybody here is so awesome and helpful, I thought I would reach out again. I had two does kid within less than 24 hours last week which was my first kidding experience. The second...
  3. Beginners Goat Raising
    Hi everyone...this is my first kidding and it hasn't gone well. My doe went into labor there days early, and passed two healthy kids. After waiting and checking, we left her alone for a few hours and went back to check her, and found a kid stuck and her very distressed. We helped pass the kid...
  4. Health & Wellness
    My Mama Girl, just kidded 2 bucks four days ago. The last two days, we have noticed her having dried blood on her vulva. Almost looks as though its crusted on there. She will not let us near it to clean it off. The first baby to come out was trying to come out all four hooves at one time, so my...
  5. Health & Wellness
    After staying at a friend's barn for two weeks while my does were at fair, my Nigie wether just got home last night. Everything seemed fine when he got back in with the does last night, but this morning when I came to feed, his one scur had broken off and was bleeding profusely. He also seems...
  6. Health & Wellness
    Biscuit had kids this last Sunday. I let them outside for a bit today to get some fresh air and while putting her back I noticed blood on her backside and some on her vulva. Normal? I also noticed a small lump in her udder yesterday. Am I worried for nothing? Should I treat her?
  7. Health & Wellness
    Hi, I'm new to The Goat Spot and really I'm a new goat owner as well (This is my 3rd week). I have 2 does. They were sold to me as possibly pregnant. Annabelle is the smaller of the 2 and the one I was convinced was not bred even though the previous owner said that she was the one that was...
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