The Rumen Rumors: How Goat Stomachs Work (Troubleshooting and Treating Digestive Issues)

NOTE: This post contains amazon affiliate links. A small commission will be earned from each purchase. So if you can, please purchase directly from those links, any and all support would be greatly appreciated. Have you ever been told, “goats can eat anything”? No, no they cannot.  The rumors of goats being able to consume … Continue reading The Rumen Rumors: How Goat Stomachs Work (Troubleshooting and Treating Digestive Issues)

Forming a Comprehensive Natural Deworming Regimen: HOW TO, AND WHY!

It’s almost spring! You know what that means … worm season! Wet and warm weather brings all kinds of parasites into the systems of our goats. It’s our job to do our best to keep our goats happy, healthy, and parasite free! Let’s start with the basics! A frequently asked question on deworming: Why choose … Continue reading Forming a Comprehensive Natural Deworming Regimen: HOW TO, AND WHY!

The Goat Lice Saga: How we Finally Got Rid of Those Pesky Parasites

I despise lice--those external parasites are extremely annoying for goats and owners! When my herd got a case of it, I decided to treat it naturally. This took a lot of trial and error--the title says it all, and wow, is it a saga!  It all started when I saw one of my sweet goats … Continue reading The Goat Lice Saga: How we Finally Got Rid of Those Pesky Parasites