Tag Archives: 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
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
The goats were very naughty this evening. Fully one half of them decided to do some exploring and were nowhere to be found, including Carly, the wee little bottle baby goat. The only goat who stays home is Willow, it … Continue reading
First of all, I’m a big wuss. I chose to raise colored angora goats because you raise them for their mohair. Twice a year, shear it off, hopefully have some nice enough to sell to handspinners, and wash and felt … Continue reading
I was playing with my IPod Touch video app when I was out with the critters this morning. I truly thought I was making a normal video, but when I played it back, it turns out I took a time … Continue reading
I’ve been writing stories about my herd of goats for some years on Facebook. I’ve had a lot of people tell me that I should put those stories into a book, probably a children’s book. If I make it a … Continue reading
I think I’m best at this kind of blogging!
The temperatures have been seasonable, the rain has been abundant and everything is greener than I’ve seen it in years.
Just wanted to let everyone know that Morgan is back with the herd and is doing great. She’s being her bossy old self, and has recovered quite nicely from the C-Section. We still have a few pregnant goats. Keep your … Continue reading