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The right ear gets your herd tattoo. The left ear should get the letter that is assigned to the particular year that the goat was born in (this year is X) and a number (usually people start with 1, 2, 3, keep going in the order that the kids are born).

So here is an example, my herd tattoo is HRMY. My Harmony had a doeling this March (Hazel). Hazel received HRMY in her right ear and X01 in her left ear (I like putting the "0"s in there but it is not necessary).

Yes the doeling would be the same as the other two, in the same ears, but it will be a different letter in the left ear and most likely a different number.
 

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Well it does not really matter if you put their tattoos in birth order, some people just like to do it that way :). ADGA doesn't care, and they have no way of knowing.
Do you know their birthdates? We can find out which letter goes with the year, just let me know what year they were born in. But yes they need to have a tattoo in the left ear, too.

So yes, exactly, if you herd tattoo is MR82... then you have it right.
 
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