Chapter 6. Goat Kids

  1. Laurie J. Gage DVM Director
  1. Joan D. Rowe

Published Online: 16 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470385005.ch6

Hand-Rearing Wild and Domestic Mammals

Hand-Rearing Wild and Domestic Mammals

How to Cite

Gage, L. J. (2002) Goat Kids, in Hand-Rearing Wild and Domestic Mammals, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470385005.ch6

Author Information

  1. Marine World Africa USA and The Marine Mammal Center

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JUN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813826837

Online ISBN: 9780470385005

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Keywords:

  • goat kids;
  • hemitragus;
  • C. Pyrenaicu;
  • United States;
  • rubber nipples

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Natural History

  • Record Keeping

  • Formula

  • Nursing Techniques

  • Tube Feeding

  • Expected Weight Gain

  • Housing

  • Immune Status and Special Needs

  • Tips for Weaning from Formula to Solid Food

  • Common Medical Problems

  • Reintroduction to the Herd

  • Sources of Products Mentioned

  • References