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Rachel Whetzel at MigMog Acres replied to Randi Leister's discussion Bald patch, scaly skin
"That's what my girl looked like, only angrier. lol I use Eprinex pour on, and it worked. You can check the box/label for your Ivermectin to see if it would have killed lice too. I *think* it would have. "
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Rachel Whetzel at MigMog Acres replied to Jabe Thomas's discussion Help with milking process for first-timers
"No problem!! It took me a while to really "get" production too!!  I'll do my best to help you with the questions you asked.  So, let me get this correct: we should NOT milk the mama at all until the babies are two months…"
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Rachel Whetzel at MigMog Acres replied to Jabe Thomas's discussion Help with milking process for first-timers
"You should not be taking any milk from mom until the babies are two months old. At that time, you will not need to be bottle feeding anyone at any time. The kids will keep your doe's production up and eliminate the need for a second milking in…"
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Rachel Whetzel at MigMog Acres replied to Paul Spear's discussion milker
"I have one! What do you need to know? "
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Rachel Whetzel at MigMog Acres's Discussions

Heat Lamp Safety

Started Apr 8 0 Replies

There have been a few conversations about how to provide warmth safely to your goats, and I have mentioned the way a nearby farm hangs their lamps as a very safe way to do it. Until now, I haven't…Continue

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Newest additions to MigMog Acres! Are those MOON SPOTS?!

Started this discussion. Last reply by Patty Meyer Mar 21. 3 Replies

We have more babies on MigMog Acres!! Five babies so far this year! These two girls were born to my FIRST baby born on my farm, MiniMe. She is proving to be a GREAT little mom, and delivered her two…Continue

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Due date today! (FF udder pics too)

Started this discussion. Last reply by Rachel Whetzel at MigMog Acres Mar 21. 9 Replies

MiniMe is at day 150 today!! Her udder popped today, and her sides look like the babies have settled, so I'm checking on her every couple hours. No mucus yet, and she's still eating a bit, so I think…Continue

Anyone Looking for Goats in Oregon?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Rachel Whetzel at MigMog Acres Mar 5. 2 Replies

I have a friend that needs a home for her pet herd of Oberhaslis in Oregon. They are 10 years old, and she has 5 does and one whether. She doesn't want them to go to auction, and she wants to find a…Continue

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Hi! I'm Rachel.

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Thrift junkie. Free Spirit. Believer. Artist. Photographer. Mom to boys. Rust Lover. Worm Farmer. Blogger. Creative Soul. Rule Bender. Spider Saver. Coffee Drinker. Cream Lover. Chook Farmer. Sailor Mouth. Music Listener. Phone Talker. Garden Grower. Mess Maker. Risk Taker. Chewy Mom. Good Intender.
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At 1:46pm on October 8, 2013, Myra Isaac said…
Thanks Rachel!!! That makes sense now. For the life of me I couldn't figure out What DIM meant!!! :)
At 12:44pm on October 8, 2013, Myra Isaac said…
Hi Rachel, I have a question about some barn records that I got from a woman who has a doe I'm interested in. However, it's Greek to me! Can you explain?

Here are my numbers for Jazz:  2013 is her first freshening (triplet bucks).  I began to milk her at 15 DIM - She averaged 1.1 lbs/milking, twice a day milking (for DIM 15-25) and was nursing 1 kid (other 2 were re-homed)
DIM 26-56 .93 lbs/milking , twice a day milking (kid re-homed 50 DIM)
DIM 57-78 .8 lb/milking (once a day) - she was then dried up.

Thanks a Million!
At 5:28pm on May 4, 2013, Mac's Rainbow (SarMcC) said…

Here is Joan's contact information.

home phone (253)-847-3562

cell phone (253)-318-1778

e-mail tahoma@ymail.com

and she said to take your pick which one you want to use. I will tell you she is good about getting back to you by e-mail but not all ways fast.

Enjoy!

Mac's Rainbow Nigerians

SarMcC

At 4:35pm on February 1, 2013, Melissa Johnson said…

thanks!

At 4:16pm on February 1, 2013, Melissa Johnson said…

Raquel, talk to me about top bar bee hives. ^^ I no nothing about bees - except that I want some. I saw instructions on a Pinterest site but I dont like the roof he made. It is a blue barrel hive. How did you do your roof? And when you do have bees - do you open both holes - or just one. ??

At 12:44am on November 16, 2012, Deborah Painchaud said…

still no kids or change in Pipers appearance...but her appetite sure is good...lol...she swiped my mixed nuts today... 

At 9:43pm on May 25, 2012, Margaret Langley said…

Thanks for the numbers Rachel. That is really sweet of you. I am going to fix her an emergency numbers board for goats and I will put them on there so they don't get lost along with some vet numbers and a few others.

At 9:35pm on December 13, 2011, Melissa Johnson said…

Raquel, I looked at your artwork.  Is all of that you? The Mixed Media and Collage?  Those pics are incredible - wow. How cool is that?

At 3:15pm on September 29, 2011, Margie McCoy at River Dance Farm said…
You are lucky to have someone close like that.

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