Thursday, January 10, 2013

Sydell Inc.


Sydell Inc.
has just came out with our 2013 catalog, there is 64 pages of products in full color. During the month of Janurary we are offering a 10% discount on any of our products found in the catalog. You can place your order online at www.sydell.com or just give us a call at 1-800-842-1369 and ask for the catalog discount. Please wait until Jan. 18, 2013 to recieve your new catalog, if you have not received it by then please email us or give us a call and we we send you out a new catalog. You do not need to recieve the new catalog to take advantage of this discount now!! This offer is not valid with any other discounts or promotions.
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Sydell would like to thank our customers for there years of support.

Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Spotting signs of imminent kidding


Goat Health

Oops baby! 

Spotting signs of imminent kidding

I stared wide-eyed and blinked three times. The October sun shone on my face as I rubbed my eyes and repeated the blinking. Not willing to believe the obvious, I stared at the back end of Daphne, my Boer-cross doe, where the beginnings of an udder appeared. Quickly I counted backwards five months, using my fingers to keep my mind focused. Nothing sprang out to me, no memories of a doe in heat or any unusual behavior. Only a faint nudging reminder came forward, when yearling Boer buck Wild William became increasingly pungent over the course of a week during mid-June, but that memory faded quickly in my excitement. Read More »

January Newsletter

Happy New Year from Hoegger Supply! Start the year off on the right hoof by keeping up with the latest goat information from our knowledgeable contributors. Be sure to check out this month's newsletter for the inside scoop on goat health, soapmaking, and fiber goats.

Ammonium Chloride

Ammonium Chloride

They say prevention is worth a pound of cure, and a couple pounds of ammonium chloride can prevent urinary calculi. Keep some on hand for an emergency. Shop Now »

Goat Health

Urinary Calculi in Goats

Anyone raising goats should be aware of those two little words that cause such a horrible problem. Whether you have backyard goats or a whole herd of show animals, you have or will have to deal with Urinary Calculi (UC) at some point. So what is this menace, how do we treat it and better yet how do we prevent it from happening in the first place. With winter coming or in some parts of the country already there, this problem will become more prevalent due to your animals not consuming large amounts of water. Read More »

Tuesday, January 8, 2013

Urinary Calculi in Goats


Goat Health

Urinary Calculi in Goats

Anyone raising goats should be aware of those two little words that cause such a horrible problem. Whether you have backyard goats or a whole herd of show animals, you have or will have to deal with Urinary Calculi (UC) at some point. So what is this menace, how do we treat it and better yet how do we prevent it from happening in the first place. With winter coming or in some parts of the country already there, this problem will become more prevalent due to your animals not consuming large amounts of water. Read More »