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  1. Health & Wellness
    We have a rescue goat that came to us disbudded improperly and his horn grew into a spiral shape. He finally got it caught on something and basically pulled the outer horn off leaving the bone exposed and attached to his head. It was bleeding quite a bit but has since stopped. We applied blood...
  2. Health & Wellness
    Is this normal or a mineral deficiency........or are they chewing on each others horns? They are twin brother.
  3. Bucks
    We have a three year old Nigerian Dwarf buck who was disbudded when he was young. We were taking him to fair because his mother was going and he was too young to be away. As it happens most of the time with our bucks, the horns grew back. Only now they are slightly messed up. They go out and...
  4. Health & Wellness
    I have a saanen buck whom I'm affraid of. I own him since last september, and noticed some change in his fur. He have two abrasion spots at the beginning of his tail. It doesn't seems too bad, but I had a buck before, who had the same spots, and eventually his condition went that bad (loss of...
  5. Health & Wellness
    IVY by Shaylatheyoungest17 posted Aug 10, 2017 at 10:20 PMI have two nanny with horns, and all my other nannies were dehorned by previous owner before me, and I couldn't do dehorned them cuz I don't have the equipment and I can't afford a vet, they both pretty expensive. But I did saw one farmer...
  6. Goat Frenzy
    does anyone have a chart showing the growth rate of the horns for different goat breeds? Also it would be cool to see a chart of goat horn shapes per breed.
  7. Goat Frenzy
    I have a 3 month old ND with a pink horn and a black horn. Is this unusual? Will the pink one turn a different color eventually?
  8. Health & Wellness
    We disbudded this buckling when he was four days old. (He and his brothers were actually born with relatively prominent horn buds that could've been disbudded earlier, but we wanted to wait until they were at least a few days old.) He is now just over four weeks old. His scabs have popped off...
  9. Beginners Goat Raising
    I'm very new to owning goats, I've been researching for a year and finally made the leap two weeks ago. One of the goats I purchased is a Lamancha that is 8 weeks old. When I bought her I was told she had been disbudded. Now I did notice she had a little horn on the left side, probably about...
  10. Beginners Goat Raising
    Not sure how I didn't notice until today, but went to pet my doe on head tonight, and she appears to be growing horns???? There are bald spots on the top of the "horns" ? They look like they are just erupting? She will be two in may. Never had this before. She has been doing a lot of had...
  11. Beginners Goat Raising
    Today, my 6-7 month old male goat broke the tip of his horn. I don't know exactly how he broke it. I guess he just rammed something. I did notice yesterday that his horn was really slightly cracked and today it just completely broke off. There was no bleeding. Even with his broken horn, he still...
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