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  1. Beginners Goat Raising
    Hi all. I’m a brand spanking new goat owner of two goat kids (brothers) who were orphaned as of this Wednesday. I’ve seen some suggestions in others posts for some problems bottle feeding, but all of those suggestions have failed me. First, my goat kids are 8 weeks old tomorrow. Their mother...
  2. Beginners Goat Raising
    Hello! These will probably be some pretty silly and maybe obvious questions, but I can’t find much information asking google about them and I have nobody to ask around me. - What is the process of registering a goat? Who to contact? : I will be getting a registered Doe and breeding her...
  3. Beginners Goat Raising
    Hello! I am going to be a new goat mom this spring, and would love some tips on how to raise the kids. I'll be getting a little wether and doeling, both are pygmy fainting crosses. I know they have to eat separate feed from my research so far, but I'm finding it difficult to find information on...
  4. Goat Management
    Hi there. I’m a new goat owner and new to the forum. I picked up two Boer/Kiko cross bucklings that are 9 weeks. They have access to hay and browse. I’ve been trying to find the correct amount of feed to give them a day. I don’t want to overfeed. They’ve been getting less than a cup a...
  5. Introductions
    Hi there! My name is Abi. I’m a new and excited goat owner! My boyfriend gifted 2 billy goats (now wethers) to me for Christmas. While I’ve owned horses for 10 years and know them well, goats are proving to be fairly different — especially when it comes to interacting with them! I have 2 goats...
  6. Parasites
    Hi all! I'm staying on a farm in Hawaii and have been put in charge of all animal care- goats and chickens. I have no prior experience but have been reading all I can. Two does kidded last month and one got anemia. Her symptoms started one week ago and are tiredness, less of an appetite, and...
  7. Beginners Goat Raising
    Hey everybody please excuse my ignorance right off the bat. I have never owned goats but have always wanted too. I am looking a putting in an area for goats at my house. Let ne start by saying I have plenty of room(4acres) to build a house and a pasturw for them this is not my concern. However...
  8. Beginners Goat Raising
    Hi All, Would you kindly tell us Newbies what your standard procedures are when you get a new goat or goats? Please tell us the products you use, and why as well. Our goats will thank you :kidblack:
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