Category Archives: Puzzle’z Diary
Puzzle and pals (if you want to call them that) now have access to a large fenced in area to forage clear. Also, the orange blob in the second picture is Molly, who is a cat, not a blob.
Puzzle, now at the tender age of 12 weeks, is now officially weaned off of milk. The group of does have been moved to a larger pen where they have free range of a small pasture.
Since nothing is new with Puzzle this week and our last doe kidded today…. Lilly, daughter of Lily (the very first goat born on our farm in 2008) , delivered a set of twins this afternoon. The sweet little buck … Continue reading
Not much has changed since last week. The group still gets fed once a day, and in the afternoon they are let out on pasture to eat their fresh greens.
Puzzle is now 63 days old or 9 weeks. She has one 16 ounce bottle once a day until she and her pen mates learn how to drink from a water pail consistently.
At 56 days and 27lbs (12.2kg), Puzzle has been enjoying the warmth that is not common weather for May. Even though it rained today, the kids liked to dance around in it. 😊
At 42 days and 25 lbs (11.3 kg) Puzzle is now having milk on a twice a day feeding schedule instead of a three a day schedule, she still drinks 30 oz total in one day. Since the kids are … Continue reading
Puzzle is now 35 days old and weighs 21 lb (9.5 kg). She is still being fed three times a day 10 ounces of milk each feeding, along with fresh hay.