Nigerian Dwarf Dairy Goats

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Bucks in Rut

I've been trying to find an answer to this question, and with all my research can't seem to get one! How long are Nigerian Dwarf bucks in r…

Started by Lil

2 Apr 21
Reply by Lil

Hair loss around ears

I've got a doe who kidded a couple of weeks ago who has hair loss around her ears. Not just a patch, but pretty much hair loss on the whole…

Started by Jabe Thomas

2 Apr 21
Reply by Deborah Niemann-Boehle

Dairy Goat Feed

I've been feeding my lactating does DuMor Sweet Feed for a couple of years. I add BOSS and top dress it with kelp. Quite often, the does wi…

Started by Jabe Thomas

2 Jun 7, 2017
Reply by Jabe Thomas

Buying 1st goat

We just recently moved back to my husbands home town for him to farm the family farm. I am new to everything that comes with living out her…

Started by Catie

2 Mar 19, 2016
Reply by Catie


Hello everyone! My name is J.K. Cooper. I read a lot of interesting or useful posts and comments by other members, and are very glad to be…

Started by J.K. Cooper

2 Mar 1, 2016
Reply by J.K. Cooper

First Goat Meat

We butchered our first goat kid today.  I am really looking forward to more after tonight's dinner!  We tried a couple of chops, the heart…

Started by Patty Meyer

5 Mar 27, 2015
Reply by Emily

Moldy Hay

Another learning opportunity? I have been keeping a super close eye on my herd, spending hours out there to observe who is chewing cud, to…

Started by Kare

7 Jul 26, 2014
Reply by Paula Kirk

Goats for Birthday Party

I received the following message from the family that bought two of my boys last year.  Does anyone in the general Portland, Oregon, area k…

Started by Glenna Rose

2 Jun 25, 2014
Reply by Glenna Rose


I have not gotten my goats yet, but I will be getting them sometime soon. I plan on getting 2 wethers and 1 doeling. I have a few questions…

Started by Fern Williams

11 Oct 30, 2013
Reply by Rachel Whetzel at MigMog Acres

New dairy goat milker!

Hello all, I've been on this forum for awhile now (though, admittedly, I haven't logged on since our last kidding.). I own 3 Nigerian Dwar…

Started by Tyler Nordhausen

0 Aug 2, 2012


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