Lambs and kids

With all the new lambs and kids being born this spring it’s hard this year to keep up with naming them.  I came out to see the goats yesterday afternoon and was on hand to help Katie-Jane birth her first buckling.  She was walking around the pen with his toes and nose sticking out (perfect presentation),Continue reading “Lambs and kids”

Farm Animals for Sale

Every once in a while the time comes when a farm like ours has too much livestock.  Our focus is shifting a little toward sheep and meat goats, and as we shift we’re finding ourselves overstocked in pigs and dairy goats.  This is an excellent chance for other small homesteads/farms to avail themselves of ourContinue reading “Farm Animals for Sale”

Spring puppies, lamb and kids

Newborn baby animals are my favorite part of spring!  Last night at 2:30am, after being in labor most of yesterday, Rosie (our English Shepherd) began giving birth.  When she was done she had nine new little puppies, six girls and three boys!  Coloring can change a little over time, but most of them are sable and white!Continue reading “Spring puppies, lamb and kids”