Nigerian Dwarf Dairy Goats

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Where can I find out what codes like *D and TX mean?

I keep googling this to no avail. and frustrated. I want to know what all these little acronyms and symbols mean next to all the registered…

Started by SamanaLatest Reply

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Bucks Fighting

I had the first successful mating of my NG doe and buck today. That all went very well, but when I brought the buck back to their pen, he i…

Started by Philip Hopkins

1 Oct 16
Reply by Tammy Gallagher

Spring breeding

Does anyone breed his goats in late March/early April? What is your average success rate?

Started by Francesco

4 Oct 3
Reply by Deborah Niemann-Boehle

Gender selection/specific gender boosting

Ok so I know that on average there will be 50% boys and 50% girls. I also know that it’s possible for some bucks and even some does to cons…

Started by Maggie

1 Oct 2
Reply by Tammy Gallagher

Doe rebred too soon

I had to leave town on short notice due to a death in my family in early May. My neighbor stepped in last minute to watch my goats for the…

Started by Maggie

2 Aug 5
Reply by Maggie

Graphics/Photos of goat skulls - do you have any?

Several years ago, I came across a page which totally explained why our Nigerian Dwarf does should only be bred to purebred Nigerian Dwarf…

Started by Glenna Rose

3 Mar 20
Reply by Tammy Gallagher

Need web page address that shows kid skull sizes

Two or three years ago, I came across a web page discussing the importance of only breeding full-blood Nigerian Dwarf bucks to Nigerian Dwa…

Started by Glenna Rose

1 Feb 2
Reply by Deborah Niemann-Boehle

Heat after miscarriage

How soon after miscarriage can I expect a doe to return to heat? Is it ok to breed her again on her next heat? Thanks! 

Started by Maggie

6 Jan 18
Reply by Maggie


What are some signs that a buck is infertile besides being unable to settle a doe? What about a buck that never comes into rut? Never attem…

Started by Maggie

2 Nov 23, 2020
Reply by Maggie

I’m bewildered

Hi everybody, I’m Cathy and I’m new to the group. I need a group where I can learn and ask or answer questions. I have a herd of 14 ND. Ten…

Started by Cathy Jernigan

3 Nov 22, 2020
Reply by Deborah Niemann-Boehle

Which pregnancy test should I use?

Which pregnancy test is better... the blood test or the P-Test? I want to use the P-Test, but I want to know which test is more accurate. S…

Started by Lil

3 Sep 16, 2020
Reply by Deborah Niemann-Boehle


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