Nigerian Dwarf Dairy Goats

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Is this a fine tattoo kit for the nigerian dwarfs? I didn't add a link, but here is the description. Special 3/8" letters & numbers f…

Started by Lil

2 Jul 8, 2020
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Color Description

I'm trying to decide what I would describe my buckling's coloring as... he is mostly a reddish roan/ brown, with white markings, and the bl…

Started by Lil

3 Jun 6, 2020
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So I'm a newbie, and I'm trying to learn about the coat patterns and colors. My doeling is light gold, and I noticed a darker gold spot on…

Started by Lil

2 Jun 4, 2020
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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, 2020
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doe kid disbudding

Hi...  I'm getting ready to disbud female kid. she is 13 days old.  My previous disbudding has always left small scurs. This time I want to…

Started by Trish

1 Mar 19, 2020
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Our Australian Friends

We have at least two members here from Australia growing their herds, one being Michael Garwood. I've been thinking a lot about them and wo…

Started by Glenna Rose

3 Jan 31, 2020
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Lost back teeth

This morning my husband found what looks like a string of the back teeth from one of our 8 NDs. Their front teeth are much taller than the…

Started by Amalia Young

3 Nov 6, 2019
Reply by Deborah Niemann-Boehle

Teff Hay for Wethers

Does anyone have experience using Teff hay? I got my hands on some and stocked up for the winter--mainly because that's what was available…

Started by Naomi D'Andrea

1 Oct 29, 2019
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need help on dehorning paste on thick scur if possible?

Hi,I'm not using dehorning paste on a young goat, but what I would like to do is put it on the top of a nigerian duck's thick scur. I've be…

Started by Trish

5 Oct 24, 2019
Reply by Deborah Niemann-Boehle

What are YOU feeding your milking does?

I seem to always be going back and forth on what to feed our milkers. For several years, I have been feeding DuMor sweet feed, mixing in BO…

Started by Jabe Thomas

6 Sep 26, 2019
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