This may not work for someone else, but it works for us . (Of course, do not tell anyone how to raise goats – only what works and what does not work for us, I fully understand that all farms are different from the time they are two weeks (almost) influence of age feed babies. We have a smaller area can come and try (key word) to get food for them all the time.
We have a picture of a similar system on our website where one male is to eat in a void PVC – but it is held free to Billy pen. Hercules check to see how it works the muscles in the legs while exercising the muscles of his face. We also have a Lil Kreep’r which fill us with food after we separate the males of the sheep and only when we have a lot of buckling and they can not enter the barn to feed the little creep doelings. It also works great, except sometimes they manage to make berries nurse that we have to clean.
With the children, who keep the food all the time – or as much as possible. With the maidens to feed a ball (about 2 cups) per goat.
Besides keeping the grain in the feeders for young children, also put the hay in the racks for them.
Creep Feed “room” is also a place that can go into hiding from their mothers – and mothers of mad, because they do not get Little Rascals.
We cut a PVC pipe in half – pipe 4 or 6 inches with the end covers also cut in half so that the fare does not come to an end – and screw the “trough” in the wall just above high-low. We put a board under, so that children can put their feet to prevent damage and keep your feet too much out of the bowl. This forces the children to stand on their hind legs to eat and keep food to get nanny berries in it.We also have a Lil Kreep’r which fill us with food after we separate the males of the sheep and only when we have a lot of buckling and they can not enter the barn to feed the little creep doelings.