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Difficult birthing

Hi all,

Need some advice on what to do for my doe after a difficult birth.  She had one by herself and the second kid was not coming so I had to go in all the way and turn the head around. One leg was forward and I couldn't fine the other at first, bu

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How do you treat lice?

Hello everyone. After noticing excessive foot stomping and licking I have noticed that one of my does shed out heavily and now has some bald patches. I am convinced it is lice although I cant see anything. She does seem to be excessively scaley. We h

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Shearing Time?

When is the correct time in the year to shear off that winter hair? I know this is a question I have every year, but usually mangage to figure out but when my goats get hot outside. But with the addition of two new goats over a year and a half ago, I

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Goats acting strange

I have never had this happen before. Was wondering if anyone recognized the symptoms. Several weeks ago it started with a young buck that would start stamping his feet and wagging his tail and run to the corner. He acted like he was annoyed. I checke

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New Goat

Our new goat "Daisy".  She is the 1/2 sister to our "Rosie".  We purchased her from Creekside Farm.  She is a very easy going goat that never kicks and is producing 1/2 gallon of milk a day.  We have enjoyed adding her to our herd.  

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Lime

I've recently had a friend from Georgia tell me that she has seperated her pasture off, so she can lime parts of it to kill parasites. I have never heard of this and didn't think you could put anything down to kill them. Anybody heard of this?

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