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Ready or Not....... Shouldvknwnbetter- Kid pictures

Discussion in 'Birthing, Weaning, and Raising Young Goats' started by Hens and Roos, Nov 25, 2014.

  1. Apr 20, 2017
    Hens and Roos

    Hens and Roos Herd Master

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    had to pick up a new scale as our old one gave out- so we have to go through and weigh all the kids to see how everyone is doing.

    collected enough milk from Rio to make a batch of Chevre cheese- was ready to sample when I got home from work this afternoon- it turned out very yummy!
     
  2. Apr 20, 2017
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    Southern by choice Herd Master

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    Our kids get everything right now :(
     
  3. Apr 21, 2017 at 6:52 AM
    Hens and Roos

    Hens and Roos Herd Master

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    All our kids are doing pretty well nursing from their dams- the littlest kids of Coco's wont take a bottle from us anymore but their tummies are full when we check...I'll know better how they are doing once I can weigh them.
     
  4. Apr 21, 2017 at 9:51 AM
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    Latestarter Novice; "Practicing" Animal Husbandry Moderator

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    I tried to get some milk out of Bang yesterday afternoon and got nothing... But the two kids are bouncing around and both nursed right after I tried so they must be getting all of it.
     
  5. Apr 21, 2017 at 6:20 PM
    Hens and Roos

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    she probably is holding out on you given that you are new to her :idunno
     
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  6. Apr 21, 2017 at 6:36 PM
    Hens and Roos

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    picked up a new scale and had a human kid that could help me so we weighed all the kids tonight.

    Obie's kids (3/27/2017)
    Angus- 11 lbs
    Brownie- 11 lbs 4 oz
    Clementine- 9 lbs 13 oz

    Rio's kid (4/2/2017)
    Munchkin- 16 lbs

    Coco's kids (4/7/2017)
    Mischief- 7 lbs 4 oz
    Mayham(doe)- 6 lbs 14 oz
    Murphy- 6 lbs 3 oz
    Micro- 5 lbs 5 oz
    Scrappy- 4 lbs 13 oz

    Melanie's kids (4/17/2017)
    Timon- 8 lbs
    Pumba- 7 lbs 8 oz
     
  7. Apr 22, 2017 at 10:26 AM
    Hens and Roos

    Hens and Roos Herd Master

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    Had a few extra minutes to get a few new kid pictures :D

    1st Brownie, Angus and Clementine
    Angus-Brownie-Clementine(2)-4-22-2017.jpg

    2nd Mayhem (Coco's only doeling)
    Mayham(2)-4-22-2017.jpg

    3rd Mischief
    Mischief(2)-4-21-2017.jpg

    4th Micro, Scrappy, Mischief
    Micro-Scrappy-Mischief(2)-4-21-2017.jpg
     
  8. Apr 22, 2017 at 10:58 AM
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    congrats on all the new babies. isn't it so much fun to watch them jump and play.
     
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  9. Apr 22, 2017 at 11:06 AM
    Hens and Roos

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    they are so funny to watch! Munchkin(mini-mancha) just loves to hang around us and will climb right up into our lap when we sit down in the pasture.
     
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