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    Thread: Hoof Boss REview feedback
Post: Hoof Boss REview feedback

I've used a cheap Harbor freight side grinder plus a flap disc to trim hooves.  I've also used the regular "scissors" trimmer for the same purpose.  either way it's alot of work on 6 goats.  ...
Billy Goat Texas Goats at Home 0 486 06-10-2024, 10:08 AM
    Thread: 4.5 YO Nubian Wether - experienced. Denton, TX
Post: RE: 4.5 YO Nubian Wether - experienced. Denton, TX

blackie's maiden Wrote: (06-19-2023, 04:20 AM) -- Tried to pm you and message you here. Is he still available? Am in Texas and am interested. My goat's also nubes and nube-lamancha mixes. -- yes, ...
Billy Goat Texas Classifieds 4 2,247 08-07-2023, 05:20 AM
    Thread: 4.5 YO Nubian Wether - experienced. Denton, TX
Post: RE: 4.5 YO Nubian Wether - experienced. Denton, TX

also, I have heard that nubians tend to be noisy and lazy. Chester is neither.
Billy Goat Texas Classifieds 4 2,247 04-12-2023, 04:47 AM
    Thread: 4.5 YO Nubian Wether - experienced. Denton, TX
Post: 4.5 YO Nubian Wether - experienced. Denton, TX

Chester by the numbers: ·      a 4.5 year old Nubian pack goat.  ·      Born Nov 2018 ·      His weight ranges from ~160-175#, averages 165# ·      He is 34.5” at t...
Billy Goat Texas Classifieds 4 2,247 04-12-2023, 04:46 AM
    Thread: RockStar Sundgau Alpine yearlings for sale
Post: RE: RockStar Sundgau Alpine yearlings for sale

location?
Billy Goat Texas Classifieds 2 2,336 04-19-2022, 06:05 PM
    Thread: help me identify what brand saddles these are?
Post: RE: help me identify what brand saddles these are?

the saddles were in Paonia, Colorado when I bought them. also came with 4 sets of panniers. I agree that they are in good shape, given their probable age.
Billy Goat Texas The Campfire 2 2,909 01-27-2022, 06:35 PM
    Thread: help me identify what brand saddles these are?
Post: help me identify what brand saddles these are?

I bought 3 saddles a few years ago.  basic wood saddles.   I'm curious if yall "recognize" the brand of saddle, since there is no manufacturers mark on two of them.   one saddle has an elk ...
Billy Goat Texas The Campfire 2 2,909 01-27-2022, 05:47 PM
    Thread: Pack Goat Breeders in Texas
Post: RE: Pack Goat Breeders in Texas

I'm near Denton. :) I'm not a breeder though. I've met a few folks in TX so far that have pack goats, but not many. me, one guy near Temple, and another near Waco. if you want to talk, se...
Billy Goat Texas Classifieds 1 1,917 01-27-2022, 05:37 PM
    Thread: howdy from Denton Texas
Post: RE: howdy from Denton Texas

agree. that makes sense. thanks for the info.
Billy Goat Texas Introductions and Networking 4 4,015 03-17-2021, 06:25 PM
    Thread: howdy from Denton Texas
Post: RE: howdy from Denton Texas

I didnt realize you couldnt take goats into state parks, but it doesnt surprise me. TX has very little in the way of public land, and what we have gets hit pretty hard (sadly, abused). I'm lucky ...
Billy Goat Texas Introductions and Networking 4 4,015 03-17-2021, 03:33 PM
    Thread: Spotted some packs for sale
Post: RE: Spotted some packs for sale

looks like the gear sold already. I hope one of you got it!
Billy Goat Texas Classifieds 1 2,844 03-17-2021, 04:07 AM
    Thread: howdy from Denton Texas
Post: howdy from Denton Texas

I'm Shane.  I've been a lurker on here for a while. we've been into pack goats since spring 2020.  we have a herd of 6 alpine wethers.  all mine are named after characters off my favorite child...
Billy Goat Texas Introductions and Networking 4 4,015 03-17-2021, 03:36 AM