Horn bud fell off

Discussion in 'Goat Frenzy' started by CodyAcres, Apr 1, 2009.

  1. CodyAcres

    CodyAcres New Member

    69
    Feb 21, 2009
    Rural Oklahoma
    I was out cleaning the goat pen today and saw something wierd and picked it up. It was my 5 week olds horn bud with hair stuck to it, about the size of a quarter.

    Is that normal?

    Jamie
     
  2. sparks879

    sparks879 New Member

    Had the kid been disbudded? if so then yes its the scab that fell off and perfectly normal.
    beth
     

  3. CodyAcres

    CodyAcres New Member

    69
    Feb 21, 2009
    Rural Oklahoma
    Yes, he had been disbudded.
     
  4. toth boer goats

    toth boer goats Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2008
    Corning California
    :thumbup: that must be it...... :wink:
     
  5. FarmGirl18

    FarmGirl18 New Member

    Oct 5, 2007
    Oklahoma
    That's normal, just the scab coming off.