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  1. Goat Management
    Not really sure if this is the right place for this but I was wondering if you can wether a also most 2 year old buck? Is it safe? Would a vet need to or could they even do it? I can't use him and frankly I don't think he should stay a sire anyway😒. I got him when I didn't know better and can't...
  2. Goat Management
    Hello everyone, I've recently gotten a very sweet, nearly 2 1/2 month old buckling that I plan to train as a pack goat. I would like to get him castrated at 4 months so as not to stunt his growth. He is currently living as part of a mixed herd here on our farm and we'd rather not have any...
  3. Beginners Goat Raising
    We have 7wk old ND kids. 2 buckling, one doeling. How long can we keep them together without risk of the doe getting pregnant. Planning to wether boys, but hoping to hold out as long as possible. These will be pets. Not breeding. Hate the idea of keeping her separate.
  4. Goat Management
    I will be selling one of my bucklings as a wether and I'm wondering what the best time to do it in relation to selling him is? How long before selling him should I band him, or would is it fine to band him right before he's sold?
  5. Bucks
    So I thought I was set on wethering at three months of age because I thought that was long enough to wait for them to develop fully to help with UC issues, but now I'm seeing things like four, five and six months being recommended. I have one buckling this year that I am definitely wethering...
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