Sunday, January 31, 2016

Congratulations to Heidi B of Norco, CA

Congratulations to  Heidi B of Norco, CA on the purchase of the bred  Registered Nigerian Dwarf Doe Kona.

Dental Disease - Silent Killer of Pets - Let's Talk Pets


Dental Disease - Silent Killer of Pets - Let's Talk Pets

I received a blog tip the other from a lady (I will call her Mrs. B. as she wishes to remain anonymous) who's life has been touched in a very positive way by a local veterinarian and I agreed it was certainly worthy of writing a blog about! Mrs. B.

Saturday, January 30, 2016

Raising Orphan Lambs Webinar

Raising Orphan Lambs Webinar

Join  veterinarian, Dr. G.F. Kennedy and sheep specialists, Scott Crawford and Del Ford for a webinar covering:

Raising Orphan Lambs
  • How to determine whether to orphan
  • Colostrum and energy requirements
  • Necessary vaccinations, medical needs
  • Milk replacers: differences and proper mixing
  • Method of feeding, bottle, bucket or LacTek machine
When: February 2nd at 11:00 a.m. - Noon Central Standard Time
Where: You can access from anywhere online.  After purchasing, we will send you the login information for the webinar. 

Webinar is free to Pipestone Shepherd's Club members!  Not a member yet?  Click here or call 800.658.2523 to learn more.

Not interested in all of the other Shepherd's Club features?  Click here to purchase access to this single webinar for $20.

The webinar will be recorded with audio, visual, and the powerpoint and be sent out in an email after the webinar.

Friday, January 29, 2016

New updated Bearded Bantam Silkie Sales List 1/29/16 Includes pictures of DNA sexed female chicks.

Pictures of DNA'd Sexed Verified Female Silkies available.
Complete sales list is here

City Pages The problem with getting neighbors to sign off on backyard chickens

City Pages
The problem with getting neighbors to sign off on backyard chickens
With backyard chickens becoming fashionable across the land, the Minneapolis City Council is considering dumping restrictions that prevent folks ...
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Backyard chicken basics topic of class

Backyard chicken basics topic of class
Chickens roam through a custom-made backyard coop. Garfield Farm will be holding a workshop on raising backyard chickens. (Dawn Rhodes ...

Chickens may rule the roost in Penn Hills - PA

Chickens may rule the roost in Penn Hills

Sign up for one of our email newsletters. Penn Hills leaders may allow residents to raise hens in their backyards. The Penn Hills Planning Commission Thursday discussed amending an ordinance to allow people to own up to four hens on any residential property. Now, only residents living on more than 5 acres can keep farm animals.

North Carolina Chicken Zoning

Zoning: Council adds a chicken to every lot
Supporters of backyard chickens argued for and against a county poultry ordinancebefore it was adopted by Georgetown County Council this week.