Breeding Blog – August 2015

Well, after many many tries, we have been unsuccessful at getting Blue with foal this year.   We are disappointed, of course, but have heard from many sources that it’s been a terrible year for reproduction in horses, and goats.  Our goat, Chibe, also didn’t succeed, after six weeks with her boyfriend.  This is the first […]

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Blue’s Breeding Blog #2

Blue had her “checkup” today.  The vet needs to check to make sure that she is healthy and that she has no infection or problem with her uterus.  What I learned :  horses are big inside!  The vet had to reach all the way into poor Blue (who was gently sedated for this intrusive procedure). […]

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Blue’s Breeding Blog #1

After lots and lots of contemplation, we’ve decided to breed our beautiful Paint mare, Blue.  This blog will chronicle the journey. The decision to breed did not come easy.  Ask any one what they think, and you’ll get a different opinion every time, often with a great deal of passionate conviction.  People have strong thoughts […]

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