I have expanded ....hehehe

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by KingsCalls, Feb 29, 2008.

  1. KingsCalls

    KingsCalls Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 22, 2007
    New Market,Tn.
    I have expanded to not only raising call ducks, mandarins, wood ducks, bantam orps, bantam dominiques and silkies to now getting into FAINTING GOATS.! I have been wanting goats for a while but, did not want any breed that jumps the fences, smell bad or was too big. After reading books and searching the net for goat breeds, I finally decided on the Mini-Fainting goats. They are so cute and small, the male is 18 months old and barely comes up to my knees! I have started with 2 females and a male and my wife has informed me , we will have more! [​IMG] That's fine with me. I just have to build more fence..
    I know nothing about goats except for what I have injested the past few days so, I'm sure this is about to be a huge learning experience. I'll post some pics asap...I'm working Sat. so it may be Sunday before I can post. I didn't realize how high purebred registered goats costs...Thank god Sat. is overtime!
     
  2. chickflick

    chickflick Overrun With Chickens

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    Wow! Fainting goats! That's so cool. Now be nice and don't make them fait too much. It would be a hoot to see them just fait dead away, tho! [​IMG]
     
  3. justusnak

    justusnak Flock Mistress

    ok, I am officially JEALOUS!! I have been wanting them for soo long. But the price keeps me in check! LOL
    Congrats on your new babies, and where are the pics!?????
     
  4. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

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    Congrats. I'm sure you'll enjoy them as much as I've enjoyed being a new goat owner. They're such a hoot. Hope you don't wind up with a goat that thinks he's a lap goat like I did. Them hooves hurt! [​IMG]
     

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