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Flashcards in Caprine Terminology Deck (7)
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1

What is fostering an orphaned/rejected kid onto a doe that is not the biological mother?

grafting

2

What is a baby goat?

kid

3

What is at the act of giving birth to goats?

kidding

4

What is a dark bloody discharge that a doe passes for several weeks after kidding?

lochia

5

What is the practice of using goats to clear an area of brush or weeds (used to help control aggressive varieties of non-native plant species)?

mitigation

6

What is a mother goat?

nanny

7

What is a goat of 1 year of age?

yearling