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  1. Beginners Goat Raising
    I had the pleasure of having 7 kids be borned this year! I am fairly new to keeping goats. This is my 2nd year having kids. (Last year I only had 2 doelings be borned). Got 3 Doelings and 4 Bucklings this year. So I am big time, looking for some advice for my bucklings. Let me start with...
  2. Bucks
    i need advice. No scoldings please, i already know I goofed up. Last week we attempted to band an adult buck about 150 lbs. he isn’t really wild but doesn’t like to be handled beyond a scratch on the back. We were able to wrestle him down but then found out the elastrator and bands were too...
  3. Beginners Goat Raising
    When is the right age to whether a young buck? Can you do this yourself or should you have a vet do it? I have a 6 month old and a 3 month old. I want to get them both whethered.
  4. Goat Frenzy
    We have a Nigerian Dwarf buckling who is 3 weeks old. We do not plan to keep him long term- he will probably end up in our fridge/freezer by 6 months old. What is the earliest you would castrate? I don't want to stunt growth, but at the same time don't want to wait too long since we will be...
  5. Goat Management
    Except for my first goat, who just wandered up to the house, every goat I have is an abandoned newborn that was given to me. I currently have 6 (2 does and 4 bucks). Sept. 6 I was given twin boys (Spanish/Boer):boy: . I clearly do not need more boys and will probably be selling these cute...
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