Category: Goats

  • Baby Goat Refusing The Bottle? Here’s What to Do

    Baby Goat Refusing The Bottle? Here’s What to Do

    Keeping livestock on the homestead can be a rewarding and satisfying experience and, in some cases, become a means to develop an income from your animals. But what do you do when things don’t go according to plan? What if you have a baby goat that the mother rejected, and the baby goat is refusing […]

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  • Easy Guide: How To Milk A Goat With A Breast Pump

    Easy Guide: How To Milk A Goat With A Breast Pump

    Milking goats is a chore – in every sense of the word. They don’t hold still without help (and training) and their teat size can make milking harder. I was always looking for a way to make milking our two Nigerian dwarf goats easier and faster. So when you hear of goat owners trying to […]

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  • Raising Goats, Poop, and Hygiene: What You Must Know!

    Raising Goats, Poop, and Hygiene: What You Must Know!

    Raising goats can be a ton of fun – but is there a dark or smelly side to goats, poop, and hygiene? Thankfully, the answer is mostly no! But if you’re a backyard homesteader who’s considering goats, then here is what you need to know about goats, poop, and cleanliness. Goats, when cared for properly, […]

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