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...
Meet Oliver and Delilah, our pet pygmy goats, and see how we built our new goat pen.
The goat was a very important animal to the Kikuyu people of Kenya. In pre-colonial times, most people had only sheep and goats to meet all tribal obligations that required payment. It was the rich man who had cows. The...
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.
Get an overview of the variety of heritage breed goats for both milk and meat - and tips for choosing the best for your homestead.
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.
An up-close look at disbudding kid goats, trimming your goat's hooves, and managing those annoying scurs.
Is it that time of year? The snow is on the ground and the kids are about to drop, be prepared to know what to do and how to do it when those babies enter the world!
Discover the wonderful world of these amazing goats. They pack a lot of benefits into one small package. Maybe they are right for you!
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