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If she was in with a buck for a week and she is over 6 weeks old (which she should be anyway if you bred her on purpose) then it is most likely that she is indeed pregnant. She would start to show obviously after 2 weeks from conception and there will soon be no doubt. If there are no signs of pregnancy you still need to wait at least 3 weeks after the time you removed the buck, just in case she's pregnant but not showing (which can happen).
 

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It can be really difficult to tell, sometimes I've had does who have given birth to smaller litters and they havent even looked a bit chubbier than normal when pregnant. I'd say the first picture looks like a rounded belly and the nipples are showinng a bit so those are sort of signs she is expecting, maybe another week or so.
 
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