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I have a baby goat that I am having to bottle feed. how do I make him drink it. he is already drinking preety good. but how do I make him drink more???????????:):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)????
 

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I ditto goat crazy's questions..:D Babiies should drink 10% of their weight per day..for ex: If baby is 8 pounds...Multiply that by 16 to get his weight in Oz which is 128 oz..now multiply that by 10% = 12.8 oz per day...we then divide that into at least 4 feedings...which is 3.2 oz a bottle four times a day....
This is a starting point..if his belly stays sunken then add 1/2 an oz see how her does..if his tummy is bulging and hard..then decrease 1/2 oz....the important thing is not to over feed him..he cannot digest too much at once and can become very sick...here is a great article on bottle feeding baby..
http://www.tennesseemeatgoats.com/articles2/overfeedingnewbo.html
 

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Yes how old?? All my babies are bottle babies it is depending on really there age. Just think of the little guy/girl is a infant human. Advently they will be drinking a couple of whole bottles.
 
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