BODY CONDITION SCORING IN GOATS – VIDEO

Body condition scoring (BCS) is a simple, fast method of assessing the overall condition, or the thinness or fatness, of your goats. It provides an indication of available fat reserves that can be used by the animal in periods of high energy demand, stress, or suboptimal nutrition and allows producers to make better management decisions.

FULL STORY (link to Langston University article and video)