Rebeccah Kidded!

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by helmstead, Mar 1, 2009.

  1. helmstead

    helmstead Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 12, 2007
    Alfordsville, IN
    Becky kidded tonight at 11:30 with a HUGE buckling!

    We named him Wolverine, Wolfie for short. He's sired by my Nigi boy, BBB...and he looks JUST like him minus the blue eyes (Wolfie's are brown).

    Becky has freshened with a beautiful udder, better than some Nigerians (she's a Pygmy) and I can't wait to milk her. She was super easy to get colostrum out of!

  2. bheila

    bheila Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 8, 2008
    Kent, Wa
  3. YAY , so darling ! [​IMG]
  4. Run-A-Muck Ranch

    Run-A-Muck Ranch Chillin' With My Peeps

    oh how cute.... [​IMG]
  5. Haviris

    Haviris Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 4, 2007
    Another adorable baby! I love this time of year!
  6. helmstead

    helmstead Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 12, 2007
    Alfordsville, IN

    Yep kidding seasons are just so much fun!

    I had sort of decided that Becky didn't take the first two breedings due to being dehorned, but I was wrong. She didn't take the first breeding but did take the second, smack in the middle of loosing her horns. Interesting. She also didn't really build her udder to tight until the day she kidded...left us guessing.
  7. griffin45

    griffin45 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 15, 2008
    South Central Virgina
    Dang Kate! He is almost as cute as Prancer! I hope all is going well with the rest of your animals. We have just one more sheep left to lamb and we should be done for several months!
  8. Henrietta23

    Henrietta23 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 20, 2007
    Eastern CT
    Sweet! Congrats!
  9. ThornyRidge

    ThornyRidge Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 28, 2008
    Man he does look big.. glad the kidding went well.. still counting down days for my babies to come (end of April).. patience.. patience.. patience...

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