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New bottle babies

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by PotterWatch, Mar 1, 2012.

  1. PotterWatch

    PotterWatch My Patronus is a Chicken

    Apr 22, 2008
    I won't get into the long story, but we are bringing home two bottle bucklings today. We had bought their Mom, but she died before we could get her and the babies home. So now, we will be bottle raising these two. They don't have names yet and are two days old in the picture.


  2. TigerLilly

    TigerLilly I failed Chicken Math

    Jul 18, 2010
    Central Florida
    Sorry for your loss; the babies are adorable!
  3. Alicia G

    Alicia G Songster

    Sep 29, 2010
    Nova Scotia
    Sorry to hear about the momma. Lovely little babies! the brown and white fella looks so proud of himself :p
  4. Skyesrocket

    Skyesrocket Songster

    Mar 20, 2008
    Oh! Pretty little Lamanchas! I love Lamanchas. Those two have to be the cutest I have ever seen! I love how colorful they are! Sorry to hear about mom. That is sad.
    I do bottle babies every year. They are just the sweetest things...until they grow some and get obnoxious...lol.
  5. PotterWatch

    PotterWatch My Patronus is a Chicken

    Apr 22, 2008
    Thanks everyone! They have gotten two bottle from us today and are doing very well. Tomorrow, we will set them up with their own little area in the big goat pen. My boys named the brown one Nibbles and the black one Spot. They are both active and seem in good health.
  6. oh my goodness!!!!! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! !! ! ! ! ! ! !
    those are almost as cute as my bottle babies!!! ( i have to say almost, my billy's are too cute!) have fun!!!!!!!!!!!!
  7. Oh my goodness, they are insanely cute!
    Good luck with them.

  8. Lapaysannefarm

    Lapaysannefarm Chirping

    Mar 1, 2012
    poor mama :(

    Adorable babies though!!

    We raise French Alpines and Nigerians

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