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    Thread: Nw Washington State
Post: RE: Nw Washington State

Duke Wrote: (05-09-2022, 08:01 PM) -- Hello, just found this site while looking for goats. Been considering goats for years and finally am in a position to pursue it further. If anyone in the greater...
CMGifford Introductions and Networking 1 112 05-17-2022, 11:16 AM
    Thread: 6 Bucklings and 3 Doelings - 100% Dwite Sharp Genetics
Post: RE: 6 Bucklings and 3 Doelings - 100% Dwite Sharp ...

CMGifford Wrote: (05-17-2022, 12:01 AM) -- I have several packgoat prospects and future packgoat breeding doelings available.  All of my goats are 100% Dwite Sharp genetics and sires and dams are al...
CMGifford Classifieds 2 145 05-17-2022, 12:04 AM
    Thread: 6 Bucklings and 3 Doelings - 100% Dwite Sharp Genetics
Post: 6 Bucklings and 3 Doelings - 100% Dwite Sharp Gene...

I have several packgoat prospects and future packgoat breeding doelings available.  All of my goats are 100% Dwite Sharp genetics and sires and dams are all on site.  Delivery within a reasonable di...
CMGifford Classifieds 2 145 05-17-2022, 12:01 AM
    Thread: 3 Year Old Dwite Sharp PRPG Doe For Sale
Post: RE: 3 Year Old Dwite Sharp PRPG Doe For Sale

This is not my goat but I happen to know it is located in Pocatello, ID for those that might be interested.
CMGifford Classifieds 2 1,043 08-18-2021, 06:31 PM
    Thread: Pack Goats
Post: RE: Pack Goats

Welcome Colby. I live in Central Washington (Selah) and have a herd of 14 young pack goats, 2 bucklings, 2 doelings, 6 does, and 4 wethers. I may add a couple more does later this summer, I just hav...
CMGifford Introductions and Networking 3 1,018 07-19-2021, 02:26 PM
    Thread: Free FAMACHA Certification
Post: RE: Free FAMACHA Certification

Has anyone registered for this and actually received a confirmation?
CMGifford News and Events 1 1,068 03-24-2021, 09:07 PM
    Thread: 2 year old disbudded Oberhasli $200 on CL in WA
Post: 2 year old disbudded Oberhasli $200 on CL in WA

This is not my goat and I don't know anything about it but thought I would share in case someone might be interested in giving this guy a good home.   https://portland.craigslist.org/clk/grd/d/ca...
CMGifford Classifieds 0 688 03-20-2021, 07:32 PM
    Thread: Goats and Gear for sale
Post: RE: Goats and Gear for sale

I would like to buy the goat coats and the two soft packs. Please let me know if they are still available.
CMGifford Classifieds 6 2,307 03-20-2021, 01:55 PM
    Thread: 2 - 5 year old pack goats
Post: 2 - 5 year old pack goats

Not mine but thought I would share in case anyone is looking for some experienced packers without horns.   https://portland.craigslist.org/clc/grd/d/gresham-proven-pack-goats/7289479041.html
CMGifford Classifieds 2 1,337 03-11-2021, 12:15 AM
    Thread: One of my wethers in surgery at WSU for UC
Post: RE: One of my wethers in surgery at WSU for UC

I thought I would update this thread with the latest information regarding Journey's bout with UC. The Tuesday before Thanksgiving they did another endoscopy and were able to flush fluid both directi...
CMGifford Health and Wellness 20 10,442 12-09-2020, 07:31 PM
    Thread: 4 you old packgoat - Oregon
Post: 4 you old packgoat - Oregon

Not mine and I don't know the seller but thought someone might be interested. https://oregoncoast.craigslist.org/grd/d/coquille-experienced-pack-goat-wether/7237120245.html
CMGifford Classifieds 0 986 11-28-2020, 12:15 AM
    Thread: One of my wethers in surgery at WSU for UC
Post: RE: One of my wethers in surgery at WSU for UC

Nanno Wrote: (11-22-2020, 02:01 PM) -- How's your fella doing? Did you find a lab to analyze the stones? -- I just posted on his status.  He's doing okay but still blocked.  Hopefully they will get...
CMGifford Health and Wellness 20 10,442 11-22-2020, 02:08 PM
    Thread: One of my wethers in surgery at WSU for UC
Post: RE: One of my wethers in surgery at WSU for UC

They sedated him Wednesday and tried to do contrast imaging but couldn't get the dye to pass from either direction in the upper portion of the urethra so that pretty much tells them he is blocked in t...
CMGifford Health and Wellness 20 10,442 11-22-2020, 02:05 PM
    Thread: One of my wethers in surgery at WSU for UC
Post: RE: One of my wethers in surgery at WSU for UC

He's doing great in recovery. This was in ICU but he was blood levels and kidney function are real good so they took him off IV and moved him out of ICU.
CMGifford Health and Wellness 20 10,442 11-14-2020, 11:33 PM
    Thread: One of my wethers in surgery at WSU for UC
Post: RE: One of my wethers in surgery at WSU for UC

Nanno Wrote: (11-13-2020, 07:18 PM) -- Oh no! I'm so sorry! Make sure to get those stones tested so you know for sure what you're dealing with. Calcium and phosphorus stones require different managem...
CMGifford Health and Wellness 20 10,442 11-13-2020, 11:10 PM
    Thread: One of my wethers in surgery at WSU for UC
Post: One of my wethers in surgery at WSU for UC

So my goat shelters and pen are about 50 feet outside my back door. At 3:30 in the morning my lab barked and I got up to let him out. He did his business and we went back to bed. Not two minutes later...
CMGifford Health and Wellness 20 10,442 11-13-2020, 04:24 PM
    Thread: 3 Days on White Pass
Post: RE: 3 Days on White Pass

Hey Mike. Great write up and pictures. Its cool to see you out there packing goats in areas that are somewhat familiar to me. Where are you located in Washington? I'm in Selah. I have 4 boys and ...
CMGifford Tales from the Trail 12 11,804 09-15-2020, 08:35 AM
    Thread: My Lead Goat's Foot Problem-Advice?
Post: RE: My Lead Goat's Foot Problem-Advice?

Nanno Wrote: (08-22-2020, 07:41 PM) -- Oh dear. That does look bad. Is he Saanen? I tend to see a lot of splayed hooves and weak pasterns in the Saanen breed, which is really unfortunate since they a...
CMGifford Health and Wellness 8 4,287 08-23-2020, 12:01 AM
    Thread: Goat's toes are pointed inward / crossing -- he can't walk without pain.
Post: RE: Goat's toes are pointed inward / crossing -- h...

Yeah, that goats hoof looks like it hasn't been trimmed, at least not properly, for months in my opinion. Now, it looks like the pen the goat is in consists of very soft ground so the hooves will not...
CMGifford Health and Wellness 10 6,058 08-19-2020, 07:18 PM
    Thread: Goat's toes are pointed inward / crossing -- he can't walk without pain.
Post: RE: Goat's toes are pointed inward / crossing -- h...

I am far, far, far from an expert but I tend to agree with Nanno. I recently had a goat pinch a rear hoof in a rotting out plywood bridge that his foot went through and when he pulled it back out he ...
CMGifford Health and Wellness 10 6,058 08-19-2020, 03:19 PM