Brooks and Natalie are together

Natalie and Brooks are pets -- not just goats. They're together because Natalie has been sold and her new owner wants her bred before she moves to her new home. Normally I wouldn't do this but Natalie's new family is well versed in goats and knowledgeable with goat birthing. I'm comfortable that Natalie will be …

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Our 2011 babies have started arriving

This little lady arrived this morning around 9:30. Being born in the daytime is soooo much easier on the care giving humans. Thank you for this one. We name our babies after country western singers. I'm open for suggestions. Her mama's name is Pearl. She was the last baby born AND the only girl born …

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More Gardening with Goats

Research has taught me which foods are cancer-friendly so the family will be eating those foods more frequently. We're a busy family so everyone needs to eat the same thing as everyone else. Or else fix it yourself. 🙂  I"ll also be using Dr. Andrew Weil's cookbook The Healthy Kitchen. His philosophy fits within my …

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Getting back into the swing of things

I moved a few goats around yesterday. Two particular doelings are too thin so I put them in the back barn so I can watch them more closely. Besides (our horse), there are fewer goats back there so they'll not be pushed back from the hay stack. The two transferees, Natalie and Ginger,  haven't met …

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