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  1. Beginners Goat Raising
    So I have a 5-month-old ND buckling, who has been scratching his ears and shaking his head a lot. I'm thinking he has bugs in his ears. What is best to treat for them? Like at Tractor Supply?
  2. Goat Conformation
    Hello! Still fairly new to the goat world, and I just had my 2nd kidding this year. Got 7 babies! And oddly enough, I have 1 kid with folded erect type ears, and 2 others that have 1 floppy ear and one erect style ear. I personally think its cute! But for breeding purposes, are they undesirable?
  3. Health & Wellness
    I brought new bottled baby goat today. And I noticed he kept shaking his head lot. Like his ears are bothering him. And I kinda have some flies in my barn. And it kinda out of control. But I see no flies on his ears but still shave his ears lot. Should I be concerned about it? Or it just flies...
  4. Beginners Goat Raising
    We were planning on picking up our first herd sire in 1 week a 100% boer. I have been getting weekly updates from breeder. Last night she messaged me stating that she noticed a "pinch" in the little bucklings ear. She sent me a couple pictures. After investigating i'm wondering in the show ring...
  5. Health & Wellness
    My nearly 4 week old Pygmy/ Myotonic buckling has a series of bumps along the outer edge of his ears, worse near the tips. There seems to be less hair and the skin appears a little flaky/ dry, but not inflamed, crusted or otherwise irritated. He seems in fine health and doesn't appear to be...
  6. Rabbits
    My bun has dandruff inside and outside his ears. None on his body, just his ears... does anyone know what is causing it? :confused:
  7. Goat Frenzy
    OK so I know what a great Nubian ear looks like. I also know what is not good. My first doe has flying nun ears but she is darling. I bread her once but she passed the ears on so now she is just a companion. My question is how much animation is acceptable. I have one gorgeous doe whose ears are...
  8. Goat Frenzy
    First time I've seen a La Mancha x Nubian cross... lol, the ears! All credit to Russell's Ridge Nubians.
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