…when your baby goat goes missing

When your baby goat goes missing, you’ll probably never get an answer. You’ll wander in the woods for hours, scraping your legs, brushing against ivy and oak, pulling spiderwebs from your hair, trying to catch the ticks and beat off the mosquitoes, but you won’t find her. You’ll call out her name and remember she…

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the secret life of goats

…because raising goats is not always as glamorous as it may seem, here are a few things I’ve learned since bringing my first two home nearly two years ago. It’s literally a farm at our house. Or a zoo. And some days are admittedly easier than others. So why am I sitting here still craving…

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the perils of being a #goatboss

The number one problem with accepting goats into your life is this: You will fall in love. You will fall so deeply and so hard for these little creatures that your heart will break for their hurts and rejoice in their happinesses. You’ll let them chew on your clothes and rub their stinky heads on…

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BABIES!!!

Did I psych you out? Come on, people. I live on a farm! There’s baby stuff happening all the time. This weekend, however, things started kicking into full gear. Saturday morning, we took off in the rain to drive a pregnant mare up to Franklin, KY in preparation for the birth of her next little…

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