Memorial Day Weekend

Feeding Time

Memorial Day weekend corresponds with our wedding anniversary; so we’re usually off somewhere celebrating.  In the past, we’ve traveled exotic places, seen spectacular scenery, and attended great events.  But this year we decided to stay put; and since we rarely enjoy a Memorial Day weekend at home, some photographs seemed appropriate. The cats, Sugar and Spice, are the ones I miss first when we travel, but I also worry about them […]

Hay vs. Straw


I just never paid much attention – what’s straw versus hay?  It seems I need to know this to keep goats:  Straw   First of all, straw is the leftover stalk of plants, like wheat or oats, which have had the seeds removed.  Because the seed part of the plant is removed, it lacks nutritional value and […]