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Your Goats

A Kid's Guide to Raising and Showing

Your Goats
Gail Damerow By (author)
9780882668253
Product ID:  66825
$19.95
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1993/01/08
Storey Publishing, LLC

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7.0 X 10.0 in
176 pg


JUVENILE NONFICTION / Animals / Farm Animals
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Agriculture / Animal Husbandry
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Animals / Pets

Description

Suitable for farm work, as pets, and a source of fiber, goats are amazingly versatile animals. This informative and encouraging guide, designed for kids ages 9 and up, explains everything children need to know to safely and successfully raise and show their own goats. In age-appropriate language, Gail Damerow offers expert advice on selecting, purchasing, housing, and feeding goats, as well as important information on goat behavior and the basics of goat health care. Discover how fun and rewarding keeping goats can be. 


Author Bio

Gail Damerow has written extensively on raising chickens and other livestock, growing fruits and vegetables, and related rural know-how in more than a dozen books, including the best-selling Storey’s Guide to Raising Chickens, The Chicken Encyclopedia, The Chicken Health Handbook, and Hatching & Brooding Your Own Chicks. Damerow is a contributor to Chickens and Hobby Farms magazines and a regular blogger for Cackle Hatchery. She lives in Tennessee with her husband, where they operate a family farm with poultry and dairy goats, a sizable garden, and a small orchard. Visit her online at gaildamerow.com.