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Wiether pull hair

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We have a 5 month old whether that pulls the hair out of another goat. The goat is 13 and at the end of his life with arthritis and getting thin other problems. Don't expect him to last more than a month or 2 but is a super friendly guy and so gentle.
This little wiether is just terrible by pulling his hair and eating it. It does not do this to anyone else. He has a brother that does not do this. Get plenty of good pasture, I give corn to also and access to minerals.

Is it just mean?
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give corn to also and access to minerals.
On a side note..I would not feed corn to your wether. He needs a careful diet at 2:1 calcium/ phosphorus ratio to keep him stone free. Hay and alfalfa along with quality loose minerals is all he needs. If you want to keep with a grain style feeding. Use alfalfa pellets. ;)
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