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A (quick) guide to tupping for smallholders
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A (quick) guide to tupping for smallholders
Tupping time is often considered the beginning of the lambing year and there are a few tasks to carry out for it to go smoothly. Starting from the earliest ones, down to the last minute, there is always something to keep…
November 3, 2021 • 41 shares
When goats faint do they suffer? All you need to know about this alarming phenomenon:
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When goats faint do they suffer? All you need to know about this alarming phenomenon:
Do you get shocked easily? Startled, or scared? This Halloween, let’s take a look at an animal that goes way beyond that: the famous Tennessee fainting goats. Also called myotonic goats, they stiffen up and fall over whe…
October 31, 2021 • 6 shares
Animal movement rules – a quick guide for smallholders
Smallholders
Animal movement rules – a quick guide for smallholders
Owning a smallholding is becoming increasingly popular in the UK, especially as people spend more time at home. But did you know that whether you own one animal or a thousand animals, the rules around the movement of liv…
June 4, 2021
Lambing – a smallholder’s guide to when to call the vet
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Lambing – a smallholder’s guide to when to call the vet
Spring is here. Daffodils are popping up along country lanes, birds are building nests and there’s just a hint of warmth in the morning sunshine. As a vet, lambing season is my favourite time of the year. It can mean lon…
April 14, 2021 • 1 shares
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