Pygmy Goats

Everything you need to know about Pygmy Goats

Last Updated on May 20th, 2020We humans, love pets and adore them a lot irrespective of their type. If you are thinking of having a unique pet such as chicken that is small and friendly, pygmy goats are one of the most viable options. These goats can turn out to be a perfect pet for anyone who can take care and put an effort to raise them. Pygmy goats are a hardy but docile breed, very … Read more

Best Personal Protection Dog Breeds

Need a Personal Protection Dog – Here Are the 5 Best Breeds

Last Updated on March 22nd, 2020Best Personal Protection Dog – Anything can happen at any time in today’s world, which is why people must be vigilant about their personal safety and the safety of their family. Whether you’re relaxing at home or out for a walk, a personal protection dog is a great way to keep you out of harm’s way and to give you peace knowing you’re safe. Don’t mistake these dogs for ones that … Read more

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Horse Grooming and DIY Farrier – All You Need to Know

Last Updated on April 26th, 2020Horse Grooming and DIY Farrier – Proper horse grooming is essential. Without regular grooming, your horse can be vulnerable to numerous health problems, especially hoof-related. There are certain things to keep in mind before grooming your horse. Horses are large animals. You have to have full control over him, even when he is superbly trained. Remember that a sudden and unfamiliar noise can startle him and make him dash out. Therefore, … Read more

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Best Organic Dog Food Comparison – We Found the Best

Last Updated on March 22nd, 2020Best Organic Dog Food – Today more than ever, dogs are considered a part of the family. This means providing them with the excellent nutrition that is required to ensure a long and healthy life. The pet food industry in the U.S. is virtually unregulated. This means just about anything can go into your dog’s food. Finding the best organic dog food can be tricky. Fortunately, there are dog food … Read more

Here’s a Quick Way to Keep Your Dog Healthy and Fit

Quick Ways to Keep Your Dog Healthy and Fit

Last Updated on April 25th, 2020Keep Your Dog Healthy and Fit – Pets, especially dogs, are so used to the home life that they too like their owners can carried away by the sedentary lifestyle. As owners it is very important that you convey a day to day life that is makes both you and your pet healthy and fit. Quick Way to Keep Your Dog Healthy and Fit Although most pet owners would blame … Read more

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Guide to Miniature Cattle Breeds For Small Modern Homesteading Farm

Last Updated on May 20th, 2020If you have a small farm, you want to maximize value. Miniature cattle breeds can help a great deal. It’s important to consider choosing a cow from miniature cattle breeds instead of getting a full-size cow. It’s a nice option in these times of rising food prices and concerns regarding food quality. Many people raise miniature cows for meat. Others raise them solely for fresh dairy products. This usually means … Read more

Livestock Guardian Dog

What is a Livestock Guardian Dog? Here’s What You Need to Know

Last Updated on April 26th, 2020So what is a livestock guardian dog? It is sometimes misunderstood among farmers and ranchers.  Many people feel that all breeds of farm dogs are excellent guardians for their livestock. Know that different types of dogs — herding dogs, companion dogs, and all-around farm dogs — are not always suited to be a livestock guardian dog. However, there are several breeds categorized as livestock guardian dog breeds due to their deep instincts … Read more

Caring for Livestock, Caring Livestock

Basics of Caring for Livestock – Different Animals Certain Requirements

Last Updated on April 25th, 2020Caring for livestock can be difficult if you don’t know the basics. While different animals may have certain different requirements, there are some basic needs that are common for all livestock. You need to take some necessary steps to ensure your livestock gets through the toughest seasons. Mini Milking Cows: What Are Small Breed Milk Cows? Best Farm Animals: How to Populate a Healthy Farm Basics of Caring for Livestock … Read more

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Raising Livestock is the Path to Sustainability

Last Updated on April 26th, 2020Path to Sustainability is Raising Livestock – When it comes to living a more sustainable lifestyle, raising our own food plays a key role. Dependence on grocery stores just won’t do! We’ve been disappointed in the quality, freshness, and availability of many commercial food products anyway. Even though we are big supporters of other local producers and farmers, we don’t want to totally rely on them, either. Besides, we happen … Read more

Livestock Guardian Animal

Do You Need a Livestock Guardian Animal? Here’s What to Consider

Last Updated on April 26th, 2020Livestock Guardian Animal – Before we moved to our rural property, we knew we would need some help protecting our future livestock from the local coyotes, black bears, and cougars. Here’s what we learned when deciding if we needed a livestock guardian animal.  We knew that smaller mammals and rodents would also be an issue around poultry. Therefore, we started to search for ways to keep our animals safe. We … Read more