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 […]
Pinta has a textbook delivery of her set of twins on a spring day. She talks to her new kids throughout the process, even when she is in hard labor. Some of the other goats in the herd are outside the shed calling to her as well.
Pinta delivered a set of twin boys this afternoon. In vivid contrast to her solid white twins from last year, these boys are wildly spotted! As before, Pinta proved to be an excellent mother as she hummed and talked during delivery. She certainly prefers to deliver under cover, and made great use of our recently […]
Sunday morning started out well enough, with sunshine, blue skies, and a nice Spring breeze. As we were working in the yard, I noticed that one of the goats was off by herself. Pinta certainly looked as though she was going into labor as she paced back and forth under the mesquite tree in the […]