Raising Goats

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Whether you’re raising goats for milk, for profit or as pets, these four-legged animals require time and dedication. Are you wondering how to get started? Consider this board: Goats 101. We’ve got helpful information and tips for beginners, for kids, or anyone looking to add goats to your homestead. You'll find solid information on this board, so be sure to follow. Learn the benefits of having goats, as well as the costs involved and more.

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Goats are a great animal of choice for most homesteaders or small farm owners. If you have a small amount of land to work with, they take up a lot less space than a dairy cow. But how do you decide on what the best dairy goats are? I’ve included 10 of the most common dairy goat breeds for beginners.

Best Dairy Goats

Goats are a great animal of choice for most homesteaders or small farm owners. If you have a small amount of land to work with, they take up a lot less space than a dairy cow. But how do you decide on what the best dairy goats are? I’ve included 10 of the most common dairy goat breeds for beginners.

10 of the BEST dairy goats for beginners. This is a great beginner guide to everything you need to know when getting started with raising dairy goats. #goats #livestock #raisinggoats #farm

Best Dairy Goats

10 of the BEST dairy goats for beginners. This is a great beginner guide to everything you need to know when getting started with raising dairy goats. #goats #livestock #raisinggoats #farm

Living on a homestead or farm and need a simple to make, inexpensive DIY home project for your homestead animals? This simple DIY goat shelter is made with pallets, and will keep your goats warm for the winter!

How to Build a Super Frugal Goat Shelter

Living on a homestead or farm and need a simple to make, inexpensive DIY home project for your homestead animals? This simple DIY goat shelter is made with pallets, and will keep your goats warm for the winter!

🐐New to raising goats? Or maybe you’re looking for info on how to care for pregnant goats. Here I’m sharing some lessons I’ve learned over the years in postpartum goat care and fertility basics.

🐐Pregnancy & Postpartum Goat Care

🐐New to raising goats? Or maybe you’re looking for info on how to care for pregnant goats. Here I’m sharing some lessons I’ve learned over the years in postpartum goat care and fertility basics.

How to build a super frugal goat shelter. This budget friendly diy goat shelter is easy to put together with a few simple materials. Perfect for raising goats for beginners. #raisinggoats #goats

How to Build a Super Frugal Goat Shelter

How to build a super frugal goat shelter. This budget friendly diy goat shelter is easy to put together with a few simple materials. Perfect for raising goats for beginners. #raisinggoats #goats

Information you need to know about raising Boer goats perfect for beginners. How to get started with Boer goats for the beginner livestock owner. #smallfarm #boergoats #raisinggoats #forbeginners

Raising Boer Goats

Information you need to know about raising Boer goats perfect for beginners. How to get started with Boer goats for the beginner livestock owner. #smallfarm #boergoats #raisinggoats #forbeginners

Goat pregnancy and postpartum care guide. How to help your goats through pregnancy and beyond. Great tips for beginners with raising goats. #goats #raisinggoats

Goat pregnancy & postpartum care

Goat pregnancy and postpartum care guide. How to help your goats through pregnancy and beyond. Great tips for beginners with raising goats. #goats #raisinggoats

Baby goat care for beginners. The tips you need to getting started with raising newborn goats. #goats #raisinggoats

Baby Goat Care

Baby goat care for beginners. The tips you need to getting started with raising newborn goats. #goats #raisinggoats

The best goat breeds for pets. If you’re looking for the best goats to raise on your homestead or small farm and want to keep a friendly goat pet, this list is for you. #raisinggoats #forbeginners #goats

The Best Goat Breeds for Pets

The best goat breeds for pets. If you’re looking for the best goats to raise on your homestead or small farm and want to keep a friendly goat pet, this list is for you. #raisinggoats #forbeginners #goats

Don't raise the wrong breeds. Here are 18 of the best goat breeds for milk and meat production that you should consider.

18 Best Goat Breeds for Milk and Meat Production

Don't raise the wrong goat breeds. Here are 18 of the best goat breeds for milk, fiber and meat production that you should consider.

The best goats to raise as pets. Get started with raising goats with this great list of goat breeds for beginners. #homestead #goats

Best Goats for Pets

The best goats to raise as pets. Get started with raising goats with this great list of goat breeds for beginners. #homestead #goats

How to build a super frugal goat shelter. This budget friendly diy goat shelter is easy to put together with a few simple materials. Perfect for raising goats for beginners.

DIY Goat Shelter

How to build a super frugal goat shelter. This budget friendly diy goat shelter is easy to put together with a few simple materials. Perfect for raising goats for beginners.

Getting started with raising Alpine Goats for beginners. Information about this hardy & one of the best dairy goats. #homestead #dairygoats #goats #raisinggoats #forbeginners

Raising Alpine Goats

Getting started with raising Alpine Goats for beginners. Information about this hardy & one of the best dairy goats. #homestead #dairygoats #goats #raisinggoats #forbeginners

Information you need to know about raising Boer goats perfect for beginners. How to get started with Boer goats for the beginner livestock owner. #smallfarm #boergoats #raisinggoats #forbeginners

Raising Boer Goats

Information you need to know about raising Boer goats perfect for beginners. How to get started with Boer goats for the beginner livestock owner. #smallfarm #boergoats #raisinggoats #forbeginners

How to build your own goat hay bale feeder frugally. Use a couple of pallets to create this goat or livestock feeder. Save money and no more wasted hay. #goat #DIY #homestead #farm #livestock

How to Build a Simple Goat Feeder

How to build your own goat hay bale feeder frugally. Use a couple of pallets to create this goat or livestock feeder. Save money and no more wasted hay. #goat #DIY #homestead #farm #livestock

Get started raising dairy goats with this list of the 10 best goat breeds to keep for dairy. This list is perfect for beginners to raising livestock for dairy. #raisinggoats #dairygoats #goats #forbeginners

Best Dairy Goats

Get started raising dairy goats with this list of the 10 best goat breeds to keep for dairy. This list is perfect for beginners to raising livestock for dairy. #raisinggoats #dairygoats #goats #forbeginners