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    Thread: BBQ Goat?!
Post: BBQ Goat?!

My son dug a new fire pit for us.  Jethro decided it was a great place to stand so his grazing was right at chin level!  I wonder if he'd have been so excited if he knew it could be used as a BBQ pi...
Taffy The Campfire 0 74 10-08-2021, 02:44 PM
    Thread: End size discrimination: Join the NDPGA today!
Post: RE: End size discrimination: Join the NDPGA today!

What brand is the dog pack? I've never seen one with foam supports along the spine. How did the price compare to the kid trainer? You could always trim the straps on the kid trainer down and heat...
Taffy The Campfire 5 211 09-30-2021, 08:52 PM
    Thread: NAPgA has a new logo!
Post: NAPgA has a new logo!

NAPgA has a new logo! Get your "swag" with the new logo here! https://my-store-bf1656-2.creator-spring.com/ We'll have more items available soon!
Taffy NAPgA News and Land Use Issues 0 52 09-29-2021, 09:18 PM
    Thread: End size discrimination: Join the NDPGA today!
Post: RE: End size discrimination: Join the NDPGA today!

I LOVE this post!  I think it's great people are getting out hiking with their goats no matter their size!  I know a couple who hiked portions of the PCT with their Nigerians!  I have friends who h...
Taffy The Campfire 5 211 09-29-2021, 09:14 PM
    Thread: Preparing farm for packgoats
Post: RE: Preparing farm for packgoats

Welcome! The 1st thing you need to do is join the North American Packgoat Association. www.napga.org You'll be able to locate other members (a number of them are in MT), learn about Best Management...
Taffy Introductions and Networking 5 435 08-04-2021, 07:30 PM
    Thread: HEAT!
Post: HEAT!

It's 7pm and currently 106* with a heat index of 114* when the humidity is factored in. Heat, Humidity and Livestock Humans aren’t the only ones suffering from the heat and drought this summer...
Taffy Health and Wellness 0 307 06-28-2021, 06:52 PM
    Thread: Idaho Vets
Post: RE: Idaho Vets

Lake Shore Animal Hospital in Nampa is taking new patients. http://lakeshorevets.com/
Taffy Introductions and Networking 1 260 06-22-2021, 09:06 AM
    Thread: Bright Light!
Post: Bright Light!

I found out something interesting last night.  I was sitting in the goat pen after dark enjoying the cool evening after an upper 80's day.  I touched my cell phone to illuminate where I was going to...
Taffy The Campfire 0 313 06-01-2021, 08:52 PM
    Thread: NAPgA Virtual Auction is LIVE!
Post: NAPgA Virtual Auction is LIVE!

The NAPgA virtual auction is live!  Time to bid on some fantastic items!  Go to www.napga.org and click on the link for the auction!
Taffy News and Events 1 1,104 05-31-2021, 05:48 PM
    Thread: Goat or Dog?
Post: Goat or Dog?

Yesterday Lex and Leif, my 2 year old LaManchas, had their 1st highline session.  They respect the collar so didn't fight it but they walked in circles, played with the lead (which earned them a squi...
Taffy G.O.A.T. 0 227 05-30-2021, 09:50 AM
    Thread: 2021 NAPgA Rendezvous!
Post: 2021 NAPgA Rendezvous!

As posted earlier, the Rendy will be held near Stanley, ID on June 17-20.  Complete directions on how to get there and more are posted on the NAPgA website www.napga.org  I hope to see you there!  ...
Taffy NAPgA News and Land Use Issues 2 786 05-28-2021, 09:48 PM
    Thread: What did you do today?
Post: What did you do today?

We came back from a camping trip today.  We'd had horrendous winds and a branch had fallen from one of our maple trees.  I hauled it to the goat pen.  Within 1/2 an hour they had devoured all of th...
Taffy The Campfire 1,363 1,772,822 05-28-2021, 09:36 PM
    Thread: Five alpine/saanen pack experienced 5-6 year old pack goats for sale
Post: RE: Five alpine/saanen pack experienced 5-6 year o...

Post them on Facebook in the Packgoat Network group. You'll reach a large number of people.
Taffy Classifieds 32 4,861 05-22-2021, 08:48 PM
    Thread: Fun Website/Blog
Post: Fun Website/Blog

I just discovered a fun website/blog.  These folks travel all over the US in a travel trailer with a goat named Frankie!  They've visited some great places. I asked how they were able to take a goat...
Taffy Tales from the Trail 0 700 04-17-2021, 06:19 PM
    Thread: What did you do today?
Post: Just chillin'

Yesterday I took the goats for a walk.  When we came back I laid down in the grass at the edge of an area where we pile brush, tree branches, etc. before burning.  The goats love to browse on the pi...
Taffy The Campfire 1,363 1,772,822 04-17-2021, 09:43 AM
    Thread: Finn Catches a Balloon
Post: RE: Finn Catches a Balloon

Poor Finn!  I hope he got over it quickly.
Taffy The Campfire 3 703 04-03-2021, 07:53 AM
    Thread: 75% Alpine/25% Boer Buckling on Craigslist
Post: 75% Alpine/25% Boer Buckling on Craigslist

Just saw this on Craigslist.  Adorable! https://kpr.craigslist.org/grd/d/college-place-75-alpine-25-boer-buckling/7298937200.html
Taffy Classifieds 2 685 03-29-2021, 04:07 PM
    Thread: SO sorry!
Post: SO sorry!

I saw this ad on Craigslist.  This person is going to be SO sorry they chose llamas!  They obviously have no idea what it takes to make a pack animal. https://kpr.craigslist.org/grd/d/pasco-wtb-i...
Taffy The Campfire 2 632 03-29-2021, 07:56 AM
    Thread: New and Question on Shipping
Post: RE: New and Question on Shipping

I don't know if it is a requirement but I always get a CVI. That way I know I'm covered. DO make sure the breeder has permanently ID'd the kids and get documentation for the identification. If it's...
Taffy Introductions and Networking 3 894 03-27-2021, 01:02 PM
    Thread: Happy Birthday Nan!
Post: Happy Birthday Nan!

Happy Birthday Nan! I hope your day is filled with goat adventures! Thank you for creating and moderating this forum.  It's a wonderful place for fellow goatpacking enthusiasts to gather, learn...
Taffy The Campfire 2 596 03-21-2021, 10:00 AM