Saturday, November 25, 2017

Rare Brown Agouti Colored - Show Quality Wether For Sale Hand Raised Bottle Baby


African Pygmy Wether (Fixed Male)
Hand Raised Bottle Baby - DOB: 10/26/17
Show Quality - Rare Brown Agouti

You can finish Bottle Feeding or we can finish bottle feeding for an
additional Fee

E-mail  Debbie@amberwaves.infl

Miniature Nubian Herd Dispersal

I am selling my small young herd of Echo Hills Miniature Nubians 3 does (2 confirmed pregnant) and 1 could be pregnant and our Echo Hills Buck.  $3500 for the group of 4 or if you buy before 12/1/17 - $3000 for the group.

Individually $1000 each - All Purebred six generations were hand-raised bottle babies.

I thought I wanted to milk but decided not to and only concentrate on our African Pygmy Goats That We have been breeding since before 1982.

Credit Cards Welcome - possible West Coast ground delivery for a fee.
Baby Pictures  all born in 2016   Buy Now With Credit Card


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Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Dog on Duty! How to Approach a Working Livestock Guardian Dog

Dog on Duty! How to Approach a Working Livestock Guardian Dog

Dog on Duty! How to Approach A Working Livestock Guardian Dog By using and understanding how to interpret canine body language you can mitigate, defer and/or eliminate risk and potential attacks and problems when you approach a working Livestock Guardian Dog on duty in his flock or herd.


Goat Starter List


Goat Starter List

Note: Several readers have requested posts on topics that have already appeared here - this is one of those posts that has been updated and republished. It's hard to believe, but we've had Nigerian Dwarf goats for nearly five years. We started with two, and are trying to keep the herd down to a dozen today.

How to Care for Pygmy Goats

How to Care for Pygmy Goats

If you're looking for a backyard pet or an addition to your farmyard, pygmy goats are a good option. They do come with their own set of care requirements, but once you understand what they need, their care isn't difficult. In fact, they...


A Beginner's Guide to Great Pyrenees - It's Dog or Nothing


A Beginner's Guide to Great Pyrenees - It's Dog or Nothing

The Great Pyrenees, or Pyrenean Mountain Dog, is an ancient guardian breed that originates from the Pyrenees Mountains between France and Spain, although many believe they can be traced even further back to Siberia. These dogs were bred to handle the dangerous task of guarding flocks of sheep and other livestock on the steep mountains from predators, all without human intervention.

How to Milk a Goat: Step by Step Pictures


How to Milk a Goat: Step by Step Pictures

Shocking, I tell you! Have you ever wanted to know how to milk a goat? Well, today is your lucky day because I'm going to take you on an adventure into my backyard farm where I just happen to have some goats! So, sit back and enjoy your first lesson on how to milk a goat!

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

You have received a new review from Jeri Mocsi.

Dear Amber Waves Bearded Silkies and African Pygmy Goats,

You have received a new review from Jeri Mocsi.

Amber Waves superior and dedicated goat breeders
"I am a return customer to Amber Waves. I own 2 Pygmy Goats ,1 Nubian Boys and my little dwarf Nigerian girl. I love my goats and the service and dedication you get at Amber Waves. I?m sad my Daphnie doesn?t need monthly vacations. Debbie has become a great friend and if I have anything regarding my goats she is in my corner. I will never buy another baby goat from anyone else I might have room for another ?"

Sincerely,

The Genbook Team

5 Useful Tips for Grooming Great Pyrenees Puppies #BayerExpertCare - Simplify, Live, Love


5 Useful Tips for Grooming Great Pyrenees Puppies #BayerExpertCare - Simplify, Live, Love

This post is sponsored by Bayer® ExpertCareTM and the BlogPaws Influencer Network. I am being compensated for helping spread the word about Bayer ExpertCare products but SimplifyLiveLove only shares information we feel is relevant to our readers. Bayer ExpertCare is not responsible for the content of this article.

Goats & Minerals: What You Need To Know


Goats & Minerals: What You Need To Know

Really, they're the backbone of any diet, including yours. Recently I did a hair mineral analysis, and I was shocked to see that I was low in vital minerals. Especially since we eat a pretty wholesome diet 'round these parts.

5 Tips for Goat Fencing for Your Miniature Goats

5 Tips for Goat Fencing for Your Miniature Goats

When we started researching the type of fencing needed for our Nigerian Dwarf and Miniature Silky Fainting Goats, we were CONFUSED! Much of the advice we found was intended for livestock fencing, or at best, for larger breed goats.


23 Inspiring Goat Sheds & Shelters That Will Fit Your Homestead

23 Inspiring Goat Sheds & Shelters That Will Fit Your Homestead

It was a crisp, fall day when we pulled up the steep mountain road. I looked past the farm house and there she was. The most beautiful white pygmy goat I had ever seen. We knew then, that she was our goat.


Feeding Goats: What Do Goats Eat, What NOT to Feed, and Everything Else You Need to Know


Feeding Goats: What Do Goats Eat, What NOT to Feed, and Everything Else You Need to Know

I have goats and love them. If it tells you anything, I have a sticker that reads 'Goat Mom' on the back of my truck. Maybe it's a little embarrassing for my passengers, but I want the world to know that I am a proud goat owner and just how much joy they bring to my day.

How to Have Great Tasting Goat's Milk

How to Have Great Tasting Goat's Milk

One thing that boils my butter is having to buy milk. It's usually about a three month span in the winter that I give the girls a break, including about a month after kidding(having babies). Organic milk is outrageously expensive and does not taste nearly as good.


A Guide To Buying a New Goat

A Guide To Buying a New Goat

A Guide to Buying a New Goat Buying goats can be such a fun experience! Goats are not terribly expensive animals, even award winning lines are fairly reasonable considering what some pure bred dog breeds cost. But still, you want to make sure you are getting a valuable animal for your money.

9 Misconceptions About Cancer in Pets


9 Misconceptions About Cancer in Pets

Image: Lunja / via Shutterstock By Dr. Joanne Intile, DVM, DACVIM Owners of pets diagnosed with cancer often use the internet to research their animal's disease, and distinguishing fact from fiction can be a formidable task. The unfortunate truth is that for every evidence-based, accurate website centered on cancer care in animals, there are far more websites perpetuating questionable myths.

Preparing goats and sheep for winter weather

Preparing goats and sheep for winter weather

Posted on November 15, 2017 by Mike Metzger , Extension Educator All animals need some kind of shelter even if it is only a windbreak. They need a place where they can get out of the wind. Shelter can include a building, a three-sided shed or even just a tree line.


Sunday, November 19, 2017

How to Milk a Goat: Step by Step Pictures

How to Milk a Goat: Step by Step Pictures

Shocking, I tell you! Have you ever wanted to know how to milk a goat? Well, today is your lucky day because I'm going to take you on an adventure into my backyard farm where I just happen to have some goats! So, sit back and enjoy your first lesson on how to milk a goat!


Sunday, November 12, 2017

Homemade Peanut Butter Dog Treats - Damn Delicious

Homemade Peanut Butter Dog Treats - Damn Delicious

The easiest homemade dog treats ever - simply mix, roll and cut. Easy peasy, and so much healthier than store-bought! I know. Dog treats on Damn Delicious? I never thought I'd see the day. MY OTHER RECIPES But with this face, I just couldn't resist.


You have received a new review from Rose Chhun.

You have received a new review from Rose Chhun.

Active star  Active star  Active star  Active star  Active star

Awesome experience
"Jim and Debbie were so nice! Jim did an amazing job explaining all the animals and made my experience memorable."


Sincerely,
The Genbook Team

Thursday, November 9, 2017

City considers allowing goats

City considers allowing goats

Is Grand Coulee goat friendly? We may find out. Officials in Grand Coulee may have to look at their animal ordinance and add goats. Councilmember Tammara Byers told her colleagues that she had been approached several times by people who would like to have one of those pet pygmy goats.


Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Sheep, Goat Workshops Set for Southwest Pennsylvania

Sheep, Goat Workshops Set for Southwest Pennsylvania

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. - Those who want to learn more about raising sheep or goats in southwestern Pennsylvania can attend workshops sponsored by Penn State Extension, the state Department of Agriculture, Fayette County Community Action Agency and Republic Food Enterprise Center. Four free workshops will be held in November and December.


Monday, November 6, 2017

10 "People" Foods for Dogs

10 "People" Foods for Dogs

YUM! It's no rare fact that most dogs LOVE "people" food. Here's a list of the top 10 dog-approved "people foods" your dog can eat to increase the variety of their diet and give a nutritional boost! Can my dog eat that? Apples, salmon, pumpkin, beans, yogurt...


Two Reg Pygmy Goat Female Kids Offered - Ready For Xmas!!

New Arrival Offered For Sale! Two Sisters  DOB: 10/29/17

Dark Caramel Registered African Pygmy Female, will be a hand raised baby, show quality, you can pick up in about three weeks and finish bottle feeding or we can finish bottle feeding for an additional
fee. Will be weaned around Christmas. debbie@amberwaves.info




How to Milk a Goat in 10 Easy Steps (and How to Properly Store the Milk)

Why did you invest in goats? Was it to clear your land, to have as a pet, to use as a meat source, or to raise as a dairy source? Well, for me, it was for many of the reasons I just mentioned. I actually wanted goats because I needed a small dairy source.

18 DIY Toys For Goats To Keep Them Busy


18 DIY Toys For Goats To Keep Them Busy

Keeping goats on your homestead is a great way to have a source of milk and a little meat. If you have some miniature goats or goats that are really active, then something you may want to do is make some toys for goats to keep them busy. 1.

How to easily train your goats, make chore time easier!

How to easily train your goats, make chore time easier!

Get ready to learn how to easily train your goats! This post may contain affiliate links. If you click on one of my affiliate links and make a purchase, I may receive a commission for referring you. This in no way affects your price.


Sunday, November 5, 2017

Just Right by Purina Provide

Just Right by Purina Provides Winter Health Tips for Dog Owners

From maintaining physical activity to staying on track with nutritional needs, there are many reasons for owners to pay close attention to their dog's overall health during the winter months. And with these helpful tips, you'll be able to provide your pup plenty of the extra attention he needs.

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