Rebecca-Creeks Leah is a lovely registered purebred Nubian doe from well-known bloodlines. Her grandsire was the 2004 District VI South Central Texas Goat Club Memorial Classic GRAND CHAMPION Senior Buck. I have owned this doe for three years, and she has kidded for me three times. I have retained one doe (born December 2008) and […]
Beautiful Leah had grown to her usual large proportions when her due date arrived on Monday. As a cold front came in, I thought that we would have a repeat of last year’s chilly arrival. I’ve heard that “a smart doe will wait for nice weather” so maybe that’s what Leah decided to do. Then […]
Meet the Sugarplums as they introduce themselves one by one. Annie, Holly, Moon and Heidi. Leah is still busy with her breakfast after being milked, but Mango and Star are always ready to ham it up for the camera.
I do believe that Spring has sprung. We have had a couple of nice rain showers, and the trees have put their leaves on. We’ve got a bit of grass starting as well, so I hope we get more rain before it dries up! Little Mango finally beat her pinkeye, and has been spending her […]
Well, a bit of bad news about the new twins, as I lost the little boy at barely three days old. He was weak at birth, and could not stand right away, although he certainly could call out and was at least able to scramble and scoot around. I helped several times during the first […]
My goodness! We had a bit of a surprise this morning… Well, TWO surprises, actually. The cold front that blew in yesterday brought us some harsh wind and sub-freezing temperatures last night. When we turned in, the temperature was 29 degrees, with a wind chill in the low twenties. Yikes! Not exactly what are used […]