Ep 21 – The Periparturient Doe

Following up on Episode 19, Care of the Pregnant Doe, this episode includes some of my “kidding pro tips,” a discussion about the stages of labor and what those look like in goats, and things that I do and don’t worry about in these animals.

Goat Talk

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Show Notes:

Stages of Goat Labor for Dummies: https://www.dummies.com/home-garden/hobby-farming/raising-goats/goat-labor-and-birth/

Kidding positions diagrams with my notes/tips.

Kidding positions annotated

kidding positions

CSU website with really great anatomy photos of placentation: http://www.vivo.colostate.edu/hbooks/pathphys/reprod/placenta/ruminants.html

 

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