for people who love the littlest dairy goats
I'm wondering what others are using as a daily feeding program?I just got my first doe, from reading the forum I think she needs some copper suppliments... Her coat is coarse. She is a cream and…Continue
Does anyone have suggestions or thoughts on regimens to prep your does for breeding? How much does nutrition play in getting multiples on the ground and overall health of doe and kids? Claudette Continue
So I brought home my first goat this weekend. She is in milk... sort of. She has a pretty high production pedigree. Usually kids triplets or quads, but this time she she had a single doeling. The…Continue
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So Glenda asked how it was going... It's been slow going... but at about 3 weeks in Things suddenly got better. She still takes her time walking to the stand, but there is no dragging or fighting. She hops on the stand and eats while being milked... for several weeks she'd eat just a mouthful or two and then stand stiff and angry, eating when the milking was done and hoping off the stand as soon as you opened her stand.
She loves attention, but likes it on her terms. She…Continue
So It's Wednesday... and my first milk goat came on Saturday... In ways the week has gotten both harder and easier. Some disappointments and some triumps...
I have been wanting dairy goats for some time, much to my husband's dismay! "You need another animal because???" Well, because I want it... and I want to make cheese and have milk and know what I am consuming... I haven't ever been a fan of store bought milk not since having my first fresh milk at my grandparents dairy…Continue