We have a pair (brother and sister) of 10 month old Nigerian Dwarf Goats. The male is a wether, the doe has not been bred but could be. They are both amazingly sweet and have been wonderful pets but we unfortunately need to sell them as we are moving. We are asking $150 for the pair (and they must go together). These two would be perfect for a hobbyist, especially with kids (the human variety :) I can be reached at 505-463-1806.…See More
We picked up a few young hens in the fall and one of them was a lovely Polish that we named Zsa Zsa. Well, turns out Zsa Zsa is more a Boris.So, we are looking to give him away to a good home now. He's a young rooster who likes to crow. If you are interested, let me know.See More
"we had an issue with an egg bound chicken and we tried 2 approaches. warm bath and (i know this sounds gross) applying vaseline to the inside of the chicken's vent. i recommend rubber gloves. you need to be careful to not break the egg inside…"
"My understanding is that a lot of the mothering instincts have been bred out of laying hens. I'm not certain. Of specific breeds but I've heard of similar problems. Hand raising is probably your best bet."
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