Meet Oliver and Delilah, our pet pygmy goats, and see how we built our new goat pen.
There are 6 common breeds of dairy goats. All of them could be used on the homestead.
Raising Nigerian Dwarf goats for milk has become increasingly popular among small farmers. These little goats are excellent milkers and easier to handle than most breeds.
The real reason why goats don't like rain. See the ancient island of Goatropia to understand why the early goat civilization never had to worry about rain.
Get an overview of the variety of heritage breed goats for both milk and meat - and tips for choosing the best for your homestead.
Ever wondered if pygmy goats make good pets? I did, and I researched them before I made the decision to bring a couple home. They were not going to be working or show goats but simply pets, so that's the direction I...
An up-close look at disbudding kid goats, trimming your goat's hooves, and managing those annoying scurs.
Raising goats as pets not just livestock
Raising a baby goat is like having a child..just without the actual giving birth part. There are feeding schedules, nap schedules, and potty training. I learned all of this a few years back when my husband and I bought...
It is very important to know and understand your goat's bathroom habits! Do you know what to do when your goat develops diarrhea? Do you know what causes diarrhea in young goats? Education is key!
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