Archive for January, 2015

Goats 002

Two days ago, on Saturday, January 17th, our doe Leia gave birth to two baby goats. We were expecting to be present for the birth–we had even set up a baby monitor a week prior so that we could hear when things “went down”–but Leia had other plans. Maybe since it was her third kidding it wasn’t cause for alarm on her part: she didn’t even make a sound! Our first clue on Saturday morning was a strange bleating sound from the monitor. “Is that a chicken?” I asked. “It sounds like the goats,” Melissa said. “Not the goats we had last night…” I said, and headed out to the barn…



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