Category Archives: Castle Argghhh Farm

Kid Care

Well, my 7 bottle baby kids are slowly being weaned off the bottle.  Today, I decided to feed one at a time, then put the kid on my grooming stand so I could trim nails and spray anti-bug stuff on … Continue reading

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I’ve got to Change My Evil Ways.

While in a rather depressed state for the last several years, I developed some bad, evil habits. If I am to succeed as a goat herder/ fiber artist, I have to change these habits.  I quit smoking 33 years ago, … Continue reading

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I’m back. Been busy. Goatlings are to blame.

We have had 13 kids born here at Castle Argghhh Farm since December 21. Eight of those kids are bottle babies, living in the house, wearing diapers. It has been a bit crazy. I’m going to start moving them to … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas from Castle Argghhh Farm

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Overworrying

I am a worrier. I worry about everything imaginable. You name it, I’m worried about it. One of my worries of late has been our water. You see, we are on a rural water line, and we have to go … Continue reading

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Oh, a few goat pictures. My favorite subject.

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Getting back into shearing the goats

Finally got back into the shearing mood.  I sheared Celieto this afternoon.  She is 2 1/2 year old doe. I was a bit annoyed with her. She let me lead her up to the shearing stand just fine, and was … Continue reading

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October Already?

I’ve been busy making stuff, shearing goats and going to arts and crafts shows, and I have neglected my blog. I have also been busy teaching Willow to stand on her hind legs and dance.  To encourage her, I bought … Continue reading

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Shearing

I finally started shearing goats today.  Only got two done, Cinnamon and Maggie. I probably should aim for three to four a day each day for the next week. I am putting the bucks off to last, because I really … Continue reading

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Shearing Time

I need to get about 25 of my goats sheared in the next couple of weeks.  I shear each of my goats on a grooming stand with a good and sharp electric shears, made for shearing goats and sheep. It … Continue reading

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