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Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by PotterWatch, Sep 25, 2008.

  1. PotterWatch

    PotterWatch My Patronus is a Chicken

    Apr 22, 2008
    I found a woman who has mini-lamanchas only 2hrs away! I am going to talk to her tonight and figure out a time we can go down and see her farm and talk to her a bit. I am very excited to find someone near me with this breed. From what I have read about them, they would probably be the perfect type for us. Woohoo!
  2. Chirpy

    Chirpy Balderdash

    May 24, 2007
    That is great! I hope it all works out and you come home soon with some new goaties!!
  3. Chatychick

    Chatychick Songster

    Jul 9, 2007
    Blue Mound, Kansas
    Minis are Great if that is what works for you. I have large LM and a mini also. I have a mini Alpine too. They are alot of fun and easy to take care of .
    Check their feet and ask about CAE & CL testing. ask about eh worming schedules that they use and when you get them home if you get any worm then and trim the feet if needed before taking into your pen. This is what I do and I also dip the feet in Bleach water to prevent bringing something home that dont need to be there. Good luck and I hope you like them.
  4. PotterWatch

    PotterWatch My Patronus is a Chicken

    Apr 22, 2008
    Thanks for the tips. This will be the first time we have had goats, so I need all the tips I can get [​IMG] .
  5. gaited horse

    gaited horse Merry Christmas!

    Aug 14, 2008
    Fernley, NV
    if you get goats and want to keep them post lots of pics [​IMG]

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