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  1. Goat Management
    Now that my little guy is feeling better, I was thinking of giving these two a proper diet. I've been feeding them orchard hay at night and they have been getting pasture during the day. I was feeding Black Oil Sunflower Seeds at two quarts a piece (four pounds) which is a lot now that I've...
  2. Introductions
    We live in North Dallas, TX and have a Wether and two Nigerian Dwarf does that gave birth last week. One Doe had 1 and the other had 4, so we have 5 beautiful Kids 3 girls/2 boys, 3 blue eyed (first time breeding!) Both moms were very large prior to giving birth and now look lean, I can see...
  3. Health & Wellness
    Hello all! I'm in a bit of a pickle. We have a doe in milk and two kids and our feed store has run out of the normal feed we give them and won't have any in for 5 days. No one else sells that brand locally and I know it's bad to switch brands or types of feed on them quickly. They get...
  4. Sheep
    I am curious what any of you raising lambs and sheep are using for your feed mix? We are using a pretty good quality of Hay, and are training them with a mixture once a day at one location and twice a day at another. Also, curious about needing to offer the lambs more minerals, as currently...
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