Tag Archives: kids

More Losses…..

    We have had more losses here at the ranch.  Our Livestock Guardian Dog pack was older and being giant breeds their lifespan isn’t as long as the border collies.  Still these dogs have guarded our goats, sheep, llamas,… Continue reading ⟩⟩

Nigerian Dwarf Dairy Kids Born

    We have had some new Nigerian Dwarf Dairy goat kids born 11 days ago.  This is from our new doe, Meg’s Mini Rachelle, and our new buck, Amasanti BB California Gold (aka Fred). I in particular was looking… Continue reading ⟩⟩

just a goat….riiiight….

  Just wanted to share a little photo.  It’s just a goat. nothing special….RIGHT!  What do you think?  

A lot of passings…..

I haven’t wrote for a while as there has been so many passings happening here on Alba Ranch that it feels overwhelming.  I know that loss is part of life and particularly of ranch and livestock life, but sometimes things… Continue reading ⟩⟩

Goat Milking Machine and Antique Desk

This weekend we finally got the milk machine put together.  I have been gathering photos, instructions, bits and pieces and all the various things we would need to do this.  There were a few problems with some of the bits… Continue reading ⟩⟩