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Sometimes this is only necessary to protect the pregnant sheep from harm from the male. Bucks and does should NEVER be kept together.

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Q: Why should you separate male and female goats when she pregnant?
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Can ram goats be with pregnant girl goats?

Entire male goats (known as bucks) can graze with pregnant female goats (does) but it is recommended that you separate them at least a month or so before kidding as the doe will give give off hormones as though she is in season and the buck will harass her when she should be settling down to kid.

Are male goats separated from the female goats?

Yes as otherwise the female goats would be pregnant all the time.

Should the female llama be separated from the herd when pregnant?

sometimes only if the other goats are bothering her.

What is the function of a billy goat?

To get female goats, does, pregnant.

How many months are female goats in labor?

They are only in labor for a day, which is the birth process. Female goats are pregnant for about 150 days (about 5 months).

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How soon can a goat get pregnant again after giving birth?

A female goat can get pregnant again right after birth if she goes into heat around a male. The goat should be kept away from males until her baby goats are weaned.

How long are goats pregnant?

Pygmy goats are pregnant for five months. I am pretty sure that all breeds of goats are pregnant for five months.Five months (150 days)

Do female goats have beards or just males?

Both male and female goats have beards

Is a goat a male?

Goats can be male or female. Female goats are called does. Entire male goats are called bucks. Castrated male goats are called wethers.

What are does and bucks?

Does are female goats. Bucks are entire male goats

What is a male billygoat called?

Male goats are called billy goats. Female goats are called nanny goats.

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