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  1. Miranda Kurucz commented on Elsie_May_Huston's profile post.

    Hello! Closest vet for farm animals is Smithers as far as I understand. I'm going to be picking up a lot of my supplies in cloverdale...

    Mar 29, 2017 at 1:09 AM
  2. Miranda Kurucz liked Elsie_May_Huston's post on Miranda Kurucz's profile.

    Hi Miranda, I live in Terrace! Nice to meet you. :) I was wondering where you get your goat mineral and worming medications? There are...

    Mar 29, 2017 at 1:07 AM
  3. Crc310 replied to the thread Sharing with chickens.

    Thank you for your response! Should I be concerned about them destroying the plastic siding?

    Mar 29, 2017 at 1:00 AM
  4. Crc310 liked Latestarter's post in the thread Sharing with chickens.

    in a word, yes, you can do it, and you are already aware of the dangers to the goats from eating chicken food. I'm not quite sure how...

    Mar 29, 2017 at 12:57 AM
  5. Crc310 posted a new thread.

    Sharing with chickens

    I'm doing my reseach before we get a couple of dwarf breed goats. I know that chicken feed is bad for them but is there some way they...

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    Forum: Everything Else Goats

    Mar 29, 2017 at 12:10 AM
  6. LMK17 replied to the thread Hello from Floresville, TX. :).

    @Newgoatmom If you check out Gov't Canyon, go see the dinosaur tracks! It's about 2.5 miles each way but well worth it! Some nice...

    Mar 29, 2017 at 12:09 AM
  7. LocoYokel replied to the thread Norseofcourse's lambing 2017 - day 145, Rose starting.

    :pop (What beautiful, beautiful animals you have! :love)

    Mar 29, 2017 at 12:02 AM
  8. LMK17 replied to the thread How much land do I want?.

    Thanks, everyone, for your thoughts! :) It depends on the county. One county we're looking at has no actual minimum acreage, but...

    Mar 28, 2017 at 11:56 PM
  9. LocoYokel liked norseofcourse's post in the thread Norseofcourse's lambing 2017 - day 145, Rose starting.

    Rose is definitely in labor... but she's taking her time. I looked back at my notes from last year and she did the same thing. 'kind...

    Mar 28, 2017 at 11:45 PM
  10. LocoYokel liked DutchBunny03's post in the thread LocoYokel's kindling thread (aka What the ??? Help!!).

    Yay!!! Thats a great first litter. Many first litters have complications, regardless of the rabbit's weight. Try brushing her. You can...

    Mar 28, 2017 at 11:32 PM
  11. LocoYokel liked Marie28's post in the thread LocoYokel's kindling thread (aka What the ??? Help!!).

    Yay!! I know some people use dryer lint or fluffed out cotton balls when the doe dosnt pull enough fur. Our doe pulled extra this time...

    Mar 28, 2017 at 11:32 PM
  12. LMK17 liked Bossroo's post in the thread How much land do I want?.

    A donkey is not very cost effective animal to keep. I have neighbors that had jennies and gelded donkeys that harrassed as well as...

    Mar 28, 2017 at 11:21 PM
  13. LMK17 liked misfitmorgan's post in the thread How much land do I want?.

    We are considered to have LUSH pasture here. Our recommended stocking rate is 1.33AU(1,333lbs) per 1 Acre but even here a pair of donkey...

    Mar 28, 2017 at 11:21 PM
  14. LMK17 liked promiseacres's post in the thread How much land do I want?.

    Frankly get as much land as you can afford. Any "extra" pasture can become hay ground (shares or lease it if you don't want to make it...

    Mar 28, 2017 at 11:20 PM
  15. LMK17 liked Bruce's post in the thread How much land do I want?.

    That was my thought as well Norse. "Lush pasture" on land with a carrying capacity of 0.2 AU/acre seems like it would be an oxymoron....

    Mar 28, 2017 at 11:20 PM
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