Nigerian Dwarf Dairy Goats

for people who love the littlest dairy goats

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Soy beans for goats?

Hi all looking for some wisdom and advice on dry season goat feed.  I've found a new (to me) product that they are calling soy beans, but…

Started by Katharine Norton

1 Nov 24, 2017
Reply by Deborah Niemann-Boehle

The hardest week ever

We have had ND goats for several years which means with 10 does we have had many kiddings - all without any major issues.   Last Monday our…

Started by Judy Metcalf

14 Nov 24, 2017
Reply by Glenna Rose

Overdue and still not making milk

I have a 7 year old doe who was very definitely bred on 6/4 and 6/5, which puts her at day 153ish.  I was confident that she had settled, a…

Started by Rebekah

5 Nov 5, 2017
Reply by Deborah Niemann-Boehle

Freshened doe withholding milk?

We had babies at 2am this morning! Thanks to Deborah’s advice - I sat on my hands and witnessed the most perfect quick “ painless” birth ev…

Started by Annieday

5 Nov 1, 2017
Reply by Annieday

Mother rejected kid

Hi there, just had a doe deliver early today - 2 tiny kids that she just abandoned, didn't even lick them clean.  I found them and got them…

Started by Katharine Norton

11 Sep 20, 2017
Reply by Deborah Niemann-Boehle

Best Wishes to Deborah and Family!

I was so excited to read that Deborah's family is expecting their first grandchild. I'm sending all the happy and healthy wishes your way!…

Started by Naomi D'Andrea

2 Aug 29, 2017
Reply by Patty Meyer

Doe adopts newborn days before she is due

  Hi    I have a doe due to freshen any day now. About 2 days ago she adopted a new born that her mother rejected. All seems to be going we…

Started by salviadorrii

6 Aug 26, 2017
Reply by Deborah Niemann-Boehle

Our Second Go-Round

All, I just wanted to say how much I appreciate this forum. Some nights I spend hours reading old threads and (hopefully) absorbing valuabl…

Started by Naomi D'Andrea

1 Jul 13, 2017
Reply by Deborah Niemann-Boehle

Crazy doe

I have a doe that gets a little out of her mind sometimes yesterday she kidnapped the other 2 does 5 kids and wouldn't let them back to the…

Started by Brian W Robinson

3 Jul 6, 2017
Reply by Deborah Niemann-Boehle

Engorged udder

Hi friends! I am new to the page and have had goats for two years, but this is my first year where my doe has kidded and I am nervous! She…

Started by Meghan DeGroot

5 May 16, 2017
Reply by Winding River Farm (Bev)


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