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    Goat Shaman's Goats and other Critters

    Wanda had two doelings! Born 2/20/2021. Daddy is the young Nigerian dwarf.
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    Goat Shaman's Goats and other Critters

    Thanks for letting me know. Being in Texas, all this snow is very unfamiliar to me. First time I had goats and this much snow.
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    Goat Shaman's Goats and other Critters

    Does anyone's goats eat snow for hydration? Will I need to daily dump warm water into their trough to melt the ice and snow?
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    Goat Shaman's Goats and other Critters

    My goats seem to be doing okay despite the weather.
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    Goat Shaman's Goats and other Critters

    Unusual freezing weather and snow here in north Texas. Bringing baby goats inside.
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    Goat Shaman's Goats and other Critters

    There's someone coming over to buy a couple of my babies. They'll be bottle fed.
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    Goat Shaman's Goats and other Critters

    It's going to be freezing for my little babies. I have 2 with pajamas on; I wish I had more pajamas for the tiny ones.
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    Goat Shaman's Goats and other Critters

    On the 2nd of February, I learned the hard way how important it is to separate related goats. Raina gave birth to a baby with crippled forelegs, who passed away on the 4th. I wanted to keep her son Kylem for breeding since he was so handsome, but he got to his mom. I will do my best in the...
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    Goat Shaman's Goats and other Critters

    Molly had just delivered triplets! Hopefully they'll all survive, if so it'll be a first for triplets born here. The 2 black ones are male, and the tricolor is female!
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    Goat Shaman's Goats and other Critters

    On Tuesday 1/19, Periwinkle, my oldest doe, just gave birth to 2 babies (plus one unfortunate stillborn.) Her daughter also gave birth, but the baby had problems and only lasted until just this night. :( Here are Periwinkle's babies. The darker one is a doeling, and the lighter one is a buckling:
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    Goat Shaman's Goats and other Critters

    I think some of my does may be pregnant. Udders are getting noticeably bigger. I can't wait for babies!
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    Goat Shaman's Goats and other Critters

    Haven't been on this forum in a while, so here are some updates. I keep a goat log, so here's a brief summary of the life of my goats since last February: 3/5: 1 buckling born to Nakera (Wanda's 2019 daughter) 3/9: Put Idima up for sale 3/11: Sold Buckley and Vita (Eshki's daughter) 3/25...
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    Goat Shaman's Goats and other Critters

    Yesterday was the second day in a row that I was met with new babies. Wanda, my Boer/Nubian mix, gave birth to 2 bucklings!
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    Goat Shaman's Goats and other Critters

    My Nubian goat Eshki just gave birth to a cute doeling. Here she is!
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    Goat Shaman's Goats and other Critters

    I had a total of 5 babies in January! I've been putting off posting about them. On January 6, Darla had 2 doelings; and on January 27, Raina had 3 kids: 2 bucklings and a doeling! I've never had any goat have 3 babies until now.
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