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Doelings Trying to Nurse from Each Other

Discussion in 'Everything Else Goats' started by Genipher, Jul 11, 2019.

  1. Jul 11, 2019
    Genipher

    Genipher True BYH Addict

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    I have 2 Nigerian Dwarf doelings, 5-months-old. They've been mounting each other for the last 2 months or so, I figured it was a sign they were in heat. Today I noticed they've been mounting AND trying to "nurse" from each other, something they've never done before.

    Is this normal doeling behavior??
     
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  2. Jul 13, 2019
    B&B Happy goats

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    Yes it is normal behavior, kids just being kids :thumbsup
     
  3. Jul 14, 2019
    Genipher

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    Thank you. I'd never heard of this before. Goats are so weird sometimes! o_O
     
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  4. Jul 14, 2019
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    They sure can do some pretty funny things to amuse themselfs and us at the same time:highfive:
     
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