All of our does are a minimum of 6 months before they are bread. They are given Pellets once a day, and only get 1/3 of a cup. They are also given unlimited hay a mix of Timothy Hay and Alfalfa hay. They are also given Romaine Lettuce, Sunflower seeds, and Carrots to ensure they coats are dense and silky. Does are all currently kept inside and handled daily.