Nigerian Dwarf Dairy Goats

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Did you know that what you do now can have a big impact on your kidding success in the spring? Mineral deficiencies, not recognizing the si…

Started by Deborah Niemann-Boehle

0 Aug 12, 2019

Breeding age

What’s the earliest that you guys will breed a doe age wise? I have a doe that is 6 mo old but she’s already over 60lbs and 18inches tall.…

Started by Maggie

4 Aug 9, 2019
Reply by Maggie

How to tell a Freemartin?

I purchased a Nigerian Dwarf quad doeling at 7 days old as the runt. Litter was 2 doelings, 2 bucklings. Shes 3 months old now. Her clitori…


5 Jul 12, 2019
Reply by Deborah Niemann-Boehle

First Heat

How early can a doe come into heat? I have previously heard that the earliest is around 8 weeks but has anyone heard of it occurring sooner…

Started by Maggie

1 Jul 2, 2019
Reply by Deborah Niemann-Boehle

Nigerian dwarf goat or pygmy goat

Hi all i have this goat and I'm not sure if she is a Nigerian dwarf goat or a pygmy goat. Can some one help me and teach me how to recognis…

Started by Daniel

5 Mar 13, 2019
Reply by Daniel

Which doe to choose?

As some of you know, I lost a prize doe in January due to bloat from something she was fed through the fence; the vet could not determine e…

Started by Glenna Rose

1 Mar 12, 2019
Reply by Deborah Niemann-Boehle

Heat or possible pregnancy sign

I had my Doe with a buck last time She came into heat and I saw her being bred twice during her cycle with him. She would normally be due t…

Started by Maggie

1 Feb 15, 2019
Reply by Deborah Niemann-Boehle

Bred to a much bigger goat?

EEEEK!! My big Nubian got out and was trying to breed the two little Nigerian dwarf does I recently adopted. What to do if they become preg…

Started by Linda Klein

6 Jul 25, 2018
Reply by Linda Klein

companion goat

Hi! I had someone inquire about some bucklings I have for sale.  She is looking for a non registered goat as a companion priced under 200.0…

Started by Rose Stuart

0 Jul 8, 2018

Breeding polled to polled

I had posted an ad locally looking for does. ( Long story but mine were poisoned by a neighbor last year. Lost 8 in 1 day) The bucks surviv…

Started by Faith Foster

4 Apr 10, 2018
Reply by Deborah Niemann-Boehle


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