Nigerian Dwarf Dairy Goats

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Underdosed-what to do?

My niece and nephew have three Nigerian dwarf does that kidded about five weeks ago, three sets of twins.  All the families appear to be do…

Started by Philip Hopkins

4 13 hours ago
Reply by Deborah Niemann-Boehle

Penis sticks out of sheath

Have any of you ever seen this before? One of my bucklings frequently has his glans sticking out of his sheath. Not fully extending and not…

Started by Maggie

9 Jul 15
Reply by Tammy Gallagher


My 5 week old doe kids have lice. The vet says they probably brought the lice with them from the breeder. He recommended Frontline dog spra…

Started by Jeffrey Wasserman

11 May 23
Reply by Deborah Niemann-Boehle

Wether Bleeding from Band

Hi Everyone,   One of my 13 week old wethers has started bleeding from the banded area. He was banded before we brought him home, close to…

Started by Ann Bodling

11 Apr 26
Reply by Ann Bodling

Intro and itchy/mites question

Hi, my name is Leslie and I'm new to the site. I have 3 wethers (triplet brothers all arrived together in June 2020) just about to turn one…

Started by Leslie Carion

27 Apr 10
Reply by Leslie Carion

Copper? Zinc? Selenium?

I’m seeing symptoms in my goats that I believe to be mineral related. However I’m not sure which mineral(s) if it is indeed a mineral issue…

Started by Maggie

24 Apr 9
Reply by Tammy Gallagher

VitaFlex Selenium

Can I leave loose selenium vitamin E combo out like I would my regular minerals? The brand is VitaFlex I’ll include a pic of the mineral co…

Started by Maggie

3 Mar 25
Reply by Tammy Gallagher

Sorting out proper diet for goats

Hello, I am brand new to goats, and I have a lot of questions, but I will try to keep it to one topic. Mainly this is about diet. Some bac…

Started by Dacia

23 Mar 21
Reply by Deborah Niemann-Boehle


What does everyone do to boost immunity in times of stress such as moving, transport etc?

Started by Maggie

5 Mar 2
Reply by Maggie

Hair loss on base of ears, bridge of nose, back of legs

Hi there! I am new to this group and so happy to be here! I live in rainy Bellingham, WA and have two wethers - Mr. Brown & Al - that a…

Started by Taylor Cameron

10 Feb 26
Reply by Tammy Gallagher


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