Tag Archives: kidding

Another Baby!

I spent Valentine’s day in the goat barn with a first freshener, Abigail. She was quite frightened about the whole thing, but is very happy with her baby, as you can see for yourself in the video below.

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Ammi, Our Nigreian Dwarf Goat, Kidding!

Our lovely Ammi had babies yesterday, November 1st! She is the proud mother of 2 boys and 1 girl, and boy are they pretty! Talk about color!!! My friend Abby attended the birth. It was her first, and she asked … Continue reading

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When Should I Breed My Goats?

Yesterday was a very long day after being up the whole night before. One of our does, a first freshener, kid. We lost one of the babies due to a difficult birth, but saved the doe and other kid. We … Continue reading

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Signs of Labor and Giving Birth – Goats

When I first got my goats I bought pygmys that were pregnant. I had no idea what labor looked like, and missed the births from both goats. Later, I bought my first nigerian dwarf goat and wanted to be there … Continue reading

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