Why are these Boer goat twins in a dog crate?
Not all goat Mom's are perfect as soon as the baby goat is born. Hazel is a first time Nanny. We discovered she had layed on her buckling and stood on his foot. When he screamed she didn't move. I think she is still in shock from having goat kids.
As a goat farmer, we knew we needed to make an adjustment to keep the Boer baby goats safe. Instead of removing the babies, we left them in the pen in a dog crate for the night. This meant we had to go out every 2 hours and l