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Crying Fowl

Since the moment we started farming, we have cheerfully and gratefully taken in rescues and castaways of all descriptions. We started with a flock of Rhode Island Reds we found on Craigslist. Driving almost an hour to collect them, we … Continue reading

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That’ll Make You Horny

The worst part about keeping goats is ensuring that they don’t grow horns. Goats with horns can be a danger to themselves, to each other, and to their humans.  I’ve heard stories about goats playing and accidentally goring a herdmate, … Continue reading

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Got a Buck I Can Borrow?

Dot and Janie have been in heat. Now, you may wonder how one knows when one’s does are in heat. Well, I’ll tell you. Since goats are typically pretty quiet and calm, one sure sign of heat is an almost … Continue reading

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Pining for Pine

Sometimes, the goats like to be taken for a walk outside of their enclosure. They have a great deal of space, but they’ve eaten all the good stuff there was to eat in there, and the other side of the … Continue reading

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