Once the babies have been born, it’s important to give your doe some extra support. Keeping your doe healthy and strong during their gestation helps ensure an easy delivery and healthy kids on the ground. Labor and caring for new kids takes a lot out of your goat – be sure you’re giving her the […]
It’s kidding season for us. This year we have 18 mama goats who are expecting and things can get a little hectic. We try to allow nature takes its course, allowing the mamas to kid on their own and only get involved or intervene when they need the help.
Be sure to have everything you need on hand for a successful kidding. A complete detailed list for all kidding situations and surprises.
Are you a new homesteader and have goats? Are you wondering about having babies and getting prepared for the birthing of the kids? Here is a quick video that shows you exactly how the baby presents coming out of the mama and what you do in the immediate moments after the baby goat exits the […]
Are you thinking about getting goats and possibly raising babies? I highly recommend it if you are considering it. This is the favorite time of year at our farm as the baby kids and lambs fill the heart with great delight. This blog covers the step by step actions we take when our does deliver […]
Honestly, there has never been a greater joy for me than to raise animals on a farm. We work with many new homesteaders/farmers and there is often an apprehension of raising livestock. This appears to mainly be due to the fear of knowledge necessary to do it. That response is indicative of our nation’s separation […]