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  1. Health & Wellness
    We have a baby goat that was born on Saturday. His mother was pushing for the last few days after his birth and unfortunately passed yesterday. We are not sure why, but suspect a retained placenta since she was pushing? Afterwards, we took her baby in and started bottle feeding 4 oz every 2-4...
  2. Kidding Koral
    Hello. Yesterday morning, one of our does have birth to 3 kids. By the time we had woken up and went out to check, 2 were already born. One, the dryest, was laying flat on it's side with legs out. When I came out, I first thought it was dead bc of the way it was laying. She wasn't, so we got...
  3. Health & Wellness
    the mother struggle to have her 2nd and I Call the vet, they told me I had to pull her out. So I did. She was Breeches. And she was dead for few min, I start cpr on her. And she alive again. The mother abandoned her. And I decided gave her colostrum. She eat really little. But I really have to...
  4. Health & Wellness
    Hey everyone! I have another bottle baby, but she's proving that every goat is different... and by different, I mean difficult with this one. She's four weeks old today and was one of triplets. They had to be pulled as momma was in labor for almost 18 hours with no births. The last baby out...
  5. Health & Wellness
    I have a five week old Nigerian dwarf who will not take the bottle… It was nursing from its mom until two days ago. It has only been two days trying to get it to take the bottle so my first question is how long until I should be concerned? Also, does anyone have any tricks or suggestions? I...
  6. Beginners Goat Raising
    I have two kids - one 4 days and one 5 days that we had to start bottle feeding. At first we gave them their mother's milk but then had to switch to milk replacer. They both took that at 9:00 this morning, about 3 ozs each. Now it is 6 hrs later and neither of them will take the bottle. They...
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