got some goats

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by wynedot55, May 25, 2008.

  1. wynedot55

    wynedot55 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 28, 2007
    well i broke down today an bought 3 boar goats.got 2 nannies an a buck.they have a nice big pen of grass an weeds to eat.got all 3 for $150 or $50ea.the guy said he was giving me a good deal on them.i figure they was woth $100ea.after he caught them i had him worm them.how did i do as far as price goes.
     
  2. gumpsgirl

    gumpsgirl Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Sounds like you definitely ended up with a great deal! Boer's here go for $125 each!!! Great job! Enjoy your wonderful new pets! We sure do love ours! [​IMG]
     
  3. wynedot55

    wynedot55 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 28, 2007
    oh yes im gonna enjoy them.im just hoping they dont cause me to much headaches.an that they eat the browse weeds an grass where they are.
     
  4. gumpsgirl

    gumpsgirl Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Oh, they will eat it all right! They seem to eat everything they can get their little mouths on!!! Mine were caught yesterday trying to eat the clothes off the clothesline! [​IMG]
     
  5. wynedot55

    wynedot55 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 28, 2007
    i figure itll take emm a few days to get used to their pen.an start eating it down.
     
  6. gumpsgirl

    gumpsgirl Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    You're right. It will take a little adjusting, but they will be eating everything before you know it!
     
  7. wynedot55

    wynedot55 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 28, 2007
    ive got the lil buck running with the lil nannies.an i dont even know when their breeding season is.
     
  8. gumpsgirl

    gumpsgirl Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    I'm not sure about that either. I do know that you will have one happy little buck though! [​IMG]
     
  9. wynedot55

    wynedot55 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 28, 2007
    well he is just a baby.so he cant get that lucky [​IMG]
     
  10. sweetshoplady

    sweetshoplady Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 4, 2008
    Venice, Florida
    Love to see pics! [​IMG]

    Sounds like you got a good deal!
     

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