Raising goats as pets not just livestock
A photo-and-text tour of a typical goat-milking session on a small, Colorado family farm. A pleasant, fun time.
How my goats handle the cold weather
A very special goat, who taught me to love dairying, gave me inroads to help the neighborhood children with their troubles, and became a curiosity in my little community.
The real reason goats don't like rain. See the ancient island of Goatropia to understand why the early goat civilization never had to worry about rain.
What it takes to keep your goats healthy and happy
Goats don't like to live alone so we wanted more than one, but we couldn't afford to buy more than one adult milking goat in the beginning. This trick solved that problem in addition to several more.
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 some property and decided to...
There are 6 common breeds of dairy goats. All of them could be used on the homestead.
These are goat breeds that I have personal experience with