Feta had a BOY!

Discussion in 'Birth Announcements' started by milk and honey, Feb 9, 2011.

  1. milk and honey

    milk and honey Senior Member

    Oct 30, 2010
    Everett, WA
    Today Feta had a tiny little stillborn girl and a healthy Buck! He's SO cute
    Feta's first and mine Too! The little girl was all gold... Too bad!
     

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  2. liz

    liz Well-Known Member

    Oct 5, 2007
    Shelocta PA
    CONGRATULATIONS! He's a cutie :love:

    So sorry the little girl was lost :hug:
     

  3. RPC

    RPC Boer Goat Breeder

    Sorry about the girl but congrats on the boy he is cute
     
  4. toth boer goats

    toth boer goats Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2008
    Corning California
    That is sad.. about the little girl... :(

    congrats on the little boy...so adorable.... :thumb:
     
  5. aaawwwwwwee CONGRATS!!!! :leap: sooo sorry you lost the doeling?? how did it go for you?
     
  6. Iwantgoats

    Iwantgoats New Member

    284
    Oct 3, 2008
    Missouri
    Sorry about the doeling but congrats on the boy :)
     
  7. farmgirl42

    farmgirl42 New Member

    640
    Jan 2, 2010
    Eastern Ohio
    Congratulations on your baby boy! Sorry that you lost the little girl.
     
  8. HoosierShadow

    HoosierShadow Senior Member

    Apr 19, 2010
    Central Kentucky
    Awww he's cute! Congrats!!!! I am sorry about the stillborn doe :( I hope otherwise the kidding experience was a great one!
     
  9. milk and honey

    milk and honey Senior Member

    Oct 30, 2010
    Everett, WA
    Feta did really great. .. just a few pushes and that big boy was out, with the little girl on his heels... and mom has been really attentive... lick, lick, lick, lick....
    No nursing yet... I've tried to connect the two several times but he seems to just get it in his mouth and start to suck, and then goes to sleep. The plugs are removed, so I'll just keep trying.
    When should I milk her and syringe? I mean how long should I wait?
    Thanks for all your good wishes!
     
  10. Perfect7

    Perfect7 New Member

    Apr 19, 2010
    South Georgia
    Look at the party colors! Makes me want nigis because those little babies are just adorable. Sorry to hear about your little doeling. :(
    I'm not the goat expert, especially with new kids, but I'd probably give him a couple hours to nurse before I tubed fed him?? I'd for sure get him to eat tonight, though. Hopefully he will figure it out soon. Congratulations!! :thumb:
     
  11. KW Farms

    KW Farms Moderator Supporting Member

    Jun 21, 2008
    Wapato, WA
    Awww...what a cutie!! Congrats...and sorry about the little doe...it happens.
     
  12. firelight27

    firelight27 Hopelessly Addicted

    Apr 24, 2009
    Southern Oregon
    Stillborns just happen sometimes. It really stinks, but congrats on the little boy. Such a gorgeous buckskin! My biggest concern is always that mamma is alright, so congrats on a healthy delivery for Feta!
     
  13. bleatinghearts

    bleatinghearts New Member

    514
    Feb 26, 2010
    Fairbanks, AK
    He is a stunning little guy! Congratulations!