HM Emma Kidded!

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by helmstead, Oct 25, 2009.

  1. helmstead

    helmstead Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 12, 2007
    Alfordsville, IN
    We had to go to a funeral Saturday, and of course that morning I found two of my does to be in labor.

    MANY thanks to Kelly (flightsoffancy) for being such a great friend and goatie midwife! She rushed to our rescue, and delivered these twins! Emma is no easy kidder by any means.

    Sire is Oldesouth SF Blue Maverick. The buckling looks like a lighter version of mom, and the doeling is a FLASHY chocolate!




  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
    Cuteness overload.
  3. halo

    halo Got The Blues

    Nov 22, 2007
    My Coop
    Huge cuteness overload. What kind are they?

    (Ive got to stop looking at baby goat would just be toooooo easy to get a couple).
  4. Bantimna

    Bantimna Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 29, 2009
    South Africa
    What breed of goat are they? congrats [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
  5. louloubean

    louloubean Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 19, 2009
    OC, NY
    nice website!
    darn, now i want a goat.
  6. RickiHupp

    RickiHupp Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 24, 2008
    Newark, Ohio

    How beautiful!! Congrats on your healthy babies!!!!!
  7. chixie

    chixie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 6, 2009
    kountze texas
    congrats...I really love them... the 2nd one is sooo cute
  8. helmstead

    helmstead Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 12, 2007
    Alfordsville, IN
    Thanks! These are my DH's pet project - they're half mini silkie and half nigerian - which actually works out to being 3/4ths Nigi. We have two mini silkie does, DH's eye candy...and they always have adorable, long haired kids. Love it!
  9. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Congrats, Kate! Love the bluish one in the first pics.

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