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Hi all! I have been reviewing kidding kit videos lately to prepare for our upcoming births and I saw something that I have never seen or heard of before - calcium drench. Supposedly it is supposed to help move labor along for a doe that is struggling with contractions or something like that. Does anybody have experience with this issue? Thoughts? I'm not sure how it could help but maybe I'm missing the obvious?
Thank you so much in advance!
 

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Thanks all! I'll try to look for some and I'll keep it on hand just in case! How much should a doe get? Is it based off of weight or how much they are struggling? Thank you so much!
 

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I give raspberry leaves and calcium gummies daily for a couple weeks before kidding so I don't drench as a rule but would if the doe showed signs of needing it or developed milk fever after.
Is there a certain brand/kind of calcium gummies you give?
 
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