I have heard differing opinions on whether or not the chances of girl kids are increased or decreased the more or less time a doe is with a buck. Is there really any truth to this? Has anybody else had experience with it?
Thanks in advance.
Last year @GoatScout started a kidding tally thread that was a lot of fun and got really exciting as the kidding began.
I thought that we could do it again this year.
Here's how it works: Per last years thread:
" Last year we had a thread for all of the 2018 kids born, which was so much fun I...
I'll be picking up my 2 bottle doelings the first week in may. They will be 5 weeks at that time. They are nubian/alpine cross and cute as can be.
They have been disbudded and given cdt vaccine. I've got drench, minerals, baking soda, copper bolus, natural wormers and thermometer.
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