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  1. Waiting Room
    I have a doe that we bought the 28th of January of this year. We were told by the previous owners she was pregnant. We weren’t really knowledgeable with goats and kids but we’ve learned a good amount since. .. not sure how long she may have been pregnant prior. Assuming that she was. She has...
  2. Beginners Goat Raising
    Hello! I am brand new to goat owning! I have a pregnant Nigerian Dwarf doe who is due end of February-End of march. I do not have an exact date for her. She currently has free choice minerals and alfalfa hay in a feeder bag. I have goat pellets available and cracked corn but have not been...
  3. Goat Management
    Hello all! I'm a couple months out from three does kidding. I've read those are the two months where the kid does the most growing, so I want to help the mother out with some grain. How much should I feed them? There are 160 to 170 pound goats. This is the grain I would be giving them...
  4. Goat Management
    Pregnant doe still has one kid. She has 3 months before kidding. I was milking her but the milk has gotten less and less. I want to stop milking her and am wondering if she’ll be able to dry off with a 5 month old kid still around. Kid doesn’t seem to nurse all the time but I do see her get...
  5. Waiting Room
    Hey all! My girl came back from being bred in late August/Early September! I was wondering if she looks like she was bred, and if her "pooch" looks as such? It seems as if she has a bit of an udder forming as well.
  6. Health & Wellness
    Hey y’all! I have 2 does that have been playing tricks on me! I swear they are both bred but I have no clue when they’re due. I lost track last year due to a crazy fall. My fault But over the last 3 weeks both girls have been giving me signs/acting like kidding will be happening soon. But nope...
  7. Goat Management
    Good morning fellow goat lovers! I have a ff doe that’s looking to be kidding any day now. I’m unsure of her due date because we kept her in with our buck until we suspected pregnancy. This morning she is very mushy in the hind end, ligaments are barely there but she’s done this before too. Then...
  8. Goat Management
    I’m buying a Nigerian dwarf doe that is due in about 3 weeks. Is it going to be too stressful on her to move her in the back of my SUV? I have a Nissan Rogue and I’m concerned if it will be enough space and if it will be too stressful. I have an extra large dog crate that will probably fit in...
  9. Health & Wellness
    My doe may or may not be pregnant. I have ordered a P-Test. Pictures attached! This is why I think she may be pregnant: - Her stomach is getting big fast - Her udder is starting to grow into last years kidding size - She's pawing and laying down A LOT - She's bigger on her right side (which I...
  10. Health & Wellness
    Somehow and I have no idea how while waiting to get a nd buck to have babies with our 2 does our only buck right now is a pure saanen and one of the does ended up pregnant in completely separate enclosures I’ve heard this can be dangerous but I’m also curious to whether anyone else on her has...
  11. Waiting Room
    Here are some pics of remedy today. Shes getting really close.
  12. Kidding Koral
    I wasn't sure if this could be her plug or not..She is very close to kidding. What do you all think? Thanks in advance.
  13. Health & Wellness
    I was away this weekend , and my dad was taking care of my goats, including my pregnant one. I suspect he was feeding them corn instead of the feed I usually give them. I am sure that is the cause of her stringy rectal discharge, but would their be any other causes? She is eating and drinking...
  14. Goat Frenzy
    Hey guys/gals....I wanted to know what the symptoms of abortion in goats is? I have a ff and so far she is acting fine. She eats and drinks. I just haven't been able to see her babies kick and move....Is that a sign she has aborted, or am I just in my head?
  15. Waiting Room
    Why is waiting for kids to come making me so impatient?! Shes got a little over a week left, and I can't wait. Sorry I know this is my second post in this forum.... it's just been five years since I've raised baby goats!
  16. Waiting Room
    My doe is due end of Feb beginning of March, and I can't wait!!! Lets play a guessing game, how many kids do you think she will have!?
  17. Parasites
    My doe is pregant and she's just started to produce milk in her udder and I just realised she has worms, I am very worried what to drench her with to avoid hurting the baby, I have Q drench, panacuer 25 and virbrac caprimec. Do I need to buy something else to avoided hurting the baby? Please...
  18. Goat Frenzy
    About a week ago, I finally got my goats! They are pregnant and are due late December/early January! Can't wait to have some new babies on the farm :) Luna is trying to get the treats and Diamond is in the background.
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