Tag Archives: Epsom salts

Gimpy Goat

A goat got me in trouble. Do you remember that, technically, I probably should have sold the two wethers (castrated males) I purchased last year as an experiment to see if I even liked goats?  That was Pig-farmer’s plan, anyway. Then, … Continue reading

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Photo Friday and Pig Poo

No, the Photo Friday isn’t of poo; but I have a story to tell.  It might be a too-much-information story.  Feel free to scroll down to the pictures whenever you need a break. So, Pig-farmer was gone and Bernice and … Continue reading

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Goat Gab

The injured “kid” is healing nicely.  See the scab on his neck?  I couldn’t/wouldn’t post pictures of the wound before.  It needed to stay open (no stitches) so it could drain and it  looked just awful.  Warm compresses with Epsom Salts  really helped the … Continue reading

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Vacation Week

              My view while enjoying coffee this morning: Lots of hustle and bustle this week. I am so glad that I decided to take the week off work. The monstrous to-do list I made … Continue reading

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