We don’t want a life of discomfort for our goats, do we? If you have chosen your goats and prepared for your goats, you know one of the regularly occurring events in goat herd maintenance is making sure your goats always have nicely trimmed hooves. Learning how to trim goat hooves is an essential part of goat ownership.
Why Should You Trim Goat Hooves
Having nicely trimmed hooves is not just for their own goat vanity either. Goat hoof care is important for the goats health.
Trimming goats hooves will help ensure that your goat maintains their health. A goat whose hooves are not trimmed properly or regularly can have the potential to get founder, hoof rot, or just be generally uncomfortable.
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How Often Will You Be Trimming Goats Hooves?