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  1. Beginners Goat Raising
    Good afternoon! So, I have 3 ND does; two two year old babies and there momma who is about 4-5. They are all presenting like they are in heat (mounting, super vocal, biting hair, discharge, shaking tails) and there is no male for miles around. Momma is very aggressive and the babies are...
  2. Bucks
    Clear something up for me. I raise boers. I have had people tell me that keeping a buck in the next pen will help does come into heat. Is this true? I understand a buck in rut can help a doe come into heat but I haven't heard anything about keeping a buck in the pen next to the one where the...
  3. Beginners Goat Raising
    Hi I have 2 gulabi does. I bought them last year when they were only 3 to 4 months old. Now one of them gets stronger and she was going in heat for last 2 months so I bred her. Whereas the other goat is not strong whereas both are given same feed. And she is also not going in heat. Her teats...
  4. Health & Wellness
    Hi I have 2 gulabi doe. One of them remains silent in even food time and I hear her very rarely. But from 2 days he is bleating at night and in day also. And too much loud bleating and almost persistent. I checked her from behind and I see a red hair line structure hanging from the lower part...
  5. Health & Wellness
    Hello Goat Spot! First timer here, 5 goat herd in GA--1 female 4 males. This morning our female goat left approximately ~2 cups' worth of discharge all around the pen. It has the consistency of egg whites, and no smell. I can't find anything online about this sort of sheer AMOUNT of discharge...
  6. Health & Wellness
    Poptart has had discharge lately. She is for sure not pregnant. Why does she have this discharge?hcan you see it on the inside of her leg? This morning she had more
  7. Goat Management
    Need some help here. I have one doe who still hasn't settled this year (Oberhasli); she often comes back into heat 5 days after the previous heat. She most recently came into heat on the 11th...and is still in heat! I've put both my Nigerian bucks in with her and my Ober buck just in case it's...
  8. Goat Management
    Two year old first freshener, kidded late April. I do not want to breed her until late October, better for her and I have two or three in line first. She has been yelling all day, driving me nuts! Also, making the kids still in the barn yell all day!! :help: Perhaps she is jealous because...
  9. Health & Wellness
    I need advice. I bought a 3 year old doe who has freshened twice, the last in April (I am milking her twice a day), is now repeatedly coming into heat even after bred. She came into heat on Oct 18, Oct 27 and Nov 10 and was bred on all three dates. A friend said she needs hormone treatments...
  10. Goat Management
    We have a 6 year old Boer Kiko cross doe who just kidded back on April 4th. All her kids but one are gone and she is not nursing anymore. We want to breed the doe, Diamond, again but she hasn't come back into heat from what we can tell (Last year she was flagging and hanging around buck). She is...
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