my goat is not pregnant but still has huge udders??whats going on??Shes always been big practically

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  1. kathyslife3

    kathyslife3 New Egg

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    Huge udders??Has anyone experienced this with goats? She is a meat goat. When we milk her (every few months)trying to get her to dry out she just fills up again....
     
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    The way to dry one off is to NOT milk it.
    Did she give birth in the last 6 months?
     
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    no more like two years ago.....any idea what is going on??
     
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    Quote: I'd think it must be some sort of hormonal imbalance
    I've never heard of it before
     
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    hmm yeah when we bought her several years ago she has always had big udders...thanks for replying...
     
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    Quote: Do they feel hard or hot?
    She may have Chronic Mastitis and scar tissue
     

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