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7 wk old male breed?

Discussion in 'Birthing, Weaning, and Raising Young Goats' started by nstone630, Feb 23, 2017.

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    cteague

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    Yes....yes we will. Lol. Not much i can do about it now. Another lesson learned.
     
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    cteague

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    Just to clear up something. The baby didnt breed her. It was my older sire that got her. He is the one that was tied to the fence. She snook off to him.
     
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    Green Acres Farm

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    I would lute her...

    Recently one of my 4 month old doelings was accidentally exposed to our buck. It would not be safe for her to kid if she got pregnant. I called the vet and they prescribed the lute.
     
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    Goat Whisperer

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    How old is the doe? I'd lute if she is young.

    You can make a quick pen, go get 5 cattle panels and make a pen away from the does.
    4 for the pen, one for a small hoop shelter.
     
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    cteague

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    Sorry i didnt make myself clear. Lol. The babies mom went to the babies dad. The little baby doe is good. Lol sorry!!!
     
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    A lute????
     
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    abortion medication for animals
     
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    Not necessarily an "abortion" medication.
    You need to talk to your vet. It doesn't cause in "abortion" if given at the right time- it keeps them from conceiving.
    Your vet can (should) explain it better than I can.
     
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    How long has it been since she last kidded? You don't want to breed them right after kidding…
     
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    I didn't hear anything about that...