Getting bored of one type of animal?

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by CrazyChickensEverwhere, Jun 28, 2011.

  1. CrazyChickensEverwhere

    CrazyChickensEverwhere Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I really really want something more then chickens ( I love chickens but I want to add on ) and I am looking for another type of animal, be reasonable because I have to talk my mom into it (she has a soft spot for farm animals) so nothing crazy like a emu. I love ducks but... I don't have very good experiences with them [​IMG]
     
  2. NYRIR

    NYRIR Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Geese are nice...and they mow the yard quite efficiently.
     
  3. Young Heritage

    Young Heritage Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If you want something small and that doesn't use much space go with rabbits. If you got the room go with a cute baby goat or sheep. Cute babies are always an easy sell:D
     
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  4. Yay Chicks!

    Yay Chicks! Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:I would vote goat as well. A nice little pigmy goat [​IMG]
     
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  5. Urban Chaos

    Urban Chaos Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm with the rabbits or goats crowd. And both can be very useful - rabbit meat and goat milk !
     
  6. drdoolittle

    drdoolittle Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I also vote goat. Although they are constantly trying to get the chicken feed. Ducks and geese get the drinking water very dirty, very fast (even if it's in a waterer----well unless you use the nipple-type). Here's pics. of my babies (the first one is from last fall, the second is from a year and a half ago----when the really WERE babies.

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  7. KristyHall

    KristyHall Overrun With Chickens

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    some ducks are very friendly and are happy with just a pan of water to splash in. Some people like turkeys but they can be mean. Have you tried meat rabbits? Or a meat sheep to milk for thick cheese and cream?

    a miniature goat can be a fun pet.
     
  8. bt03

    bt03 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Over the rainbow...
    I have ducks! They are very messy with water but their poop water has done amazing things for he yard and the trees [​IMG] That and I don't know what I would do with my mornings and evenings if I couldn't watch them slash around in their pool. I want a pygmy goat but my husband says we don't have enough space [​IMG] So I am thinking rabbits... Flemish Giant rabbits [​IMG]
     
  9. CrazyChickensEverwhere

    CrazyChickensEverwhere Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Oh on craigslist someone has 2 pigmy goats, 25 dollers each,
     
  10. thekid

    thekid Chillin' With My Peeps

    quail or rabbit or fish lol
     

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