Prevention of Caprine Arthritis Encephalitis (CAE). Caseous Lymphadenitis (CL) Present with every birth Removing the kid immediately is our policy except for our Boar Goats. powdered colostrum Pasteurized milk for 3 months Coccidia Prevention medicine until weaned. dis-budding 2 weeks old, with CDT 4 weeks old another CDT 1 Month old CDT SOCIALIZATION We socialize every kid with tender loving care, talked to, held and loved. As weather is a determining factor here, I bring them inside my home and place in a play pen. As they get older, I take them out side and placed in a warm barn with the option of a heat lamp. Weened between 3-4 months of age. FEEDING Kids are given pasteurized milk from a bottle till 3-4 months of age. They are giving the option of medicated feed about one week of age, and then Alfalfa Hay and Brome. PLAYTIME I have opportunity to allow them to play on all kinds of equipment, that I have built. It provides them with simulation, social interaction with each other, and balance as they grow and learn. These kids/Adults are such wonderful loving creatures, and make me laugh everyday. Truly God has blessed me to have the opportunity to know such a fun loving animal.