Family is always first

Family is still the most important thing in the world to me. Like many of us, I lose sight of this from time to time: Thinking of my businesses, dogs, cats, chickens, goats, milking, laundry, and other day-to-day tidings. Absentmindedly focusing only on the now and could be, I was immediately reminded of family when …

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Dehorning season has begun

I still haven't decided which is the best technique to use when it comes to removing horns from our babies. In the past I've dis-budded when they were 5 days old with a iron. That takes time to learn how to use and the babies are traumatized for about 10 seconds. This year I thought …

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Goat Milk Soaps at God’s Country Outfitters, Albemarle, NC

What a delightful time we had at GCO's event. GCO has hosted this Hospice of Stanly fund raiser for the past two years, and we've been there, too. GCO has been a customer for several years so anything Nathan needs, we do our best to accommodate. Like last year, we donated several products for the …

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New Boys are in Town

Sleeping Dog Ranch Nubians has several handsome guys growing into their upcoming jobs. Ah, that would be breeding with the ladies. Interesting how so many fellows were born for this work. However, our breeding program is highly competitive and only a select few will be chosen. These two little guys are in the running and …

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Goat Advertising for Local Parade

Lester, Lester, Lester what has Jordon done to you? This picture is priceless because if anyone is a bully, it's Lester. He soooooooo deserves this treatment. I say this with affection because Lester was our FIRST little surprise. We got his mama, Minnie, because she was little and her previous owner didn't want her to …

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