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.
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.
This is my story of the fun I had in the days when I had a pet goat named Trixie, and some of the amusing experiences owning a goat brought into my life.
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.
One nice thing about miniature dairy goats is not much land is needed. They have the advantages of their larger relatives but they need a lot less room.
What it takes to keep your goats healthy and happy
An up-close look at disbudding kid goats, trimming your goat's hooves, and managing those annoying scurs.
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.
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!