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Goatie non grata

Having learned the hard way many years ago, I always keep a goatie family member for every goat (among the girls).  No one in the paddock doesn’t have either a mother/daughter or a sister there at all times.   239 more words


Baby video

Not of them in the grassy area, but playing around the rock.  They are such goobers, and they never give up.  Unfortunately, my shadow is in the frame, and it’s a little over-exposed, but lighting and photos/videos are not my best thing :*)

Here are the babies:

LaMancha Goats

Green time

We now have enough green on the trees and on the ground that it actually looks more like spring!  Doesn’t feel too much like spring right now (it’s in the 40s), although they are saying tomorrow might feel almost like a warm, humid day.   242 more words


Disbudding on a beautiful spring afternoon

Today we had another visit from the vet, and it was a beautiful afternoon for it.  Pippi’s two little Mother’s Day kids needed the disbudding treatment.   275 more words


May days

We are going back and forth between overcast, dull and grey days and days where the sky is as blue as can be and the temperatures are rising into the high 60s.   118 more words


Post kidding days

I have been concerned about Pippi for the last two days.  She hasn’t been eating enough to suit me, post-partum-ly speaking.  So every afternoon I have been giving her vitamin shots, taking her temp, and weighing her babies.   188 more words


The Pippi solution

To all our feeling down about our Zorro.  She went and had her kids early this morning.  I was figuring she wouldn’t be kidding until sometime today, but she loves a good surprise.   158 more words