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Goats

Small farm livestock is of especial interest to homesteaders and the fantastic goat has a special place of honor among the critters.  Dairy or meat goats can be kept on small lots, as well as large ones.  Whether you homestead in the city or the country, goats can be a benefit to your land and family.

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Homestead Dogs: Do You Need a Livestock Guard Dog

Are you wondering if you need a livestock guard dog on your property?  If you need homestead dogs, what are the best breeds for you to consider?  Do you know what you need a dog to do on your homestead?  Before you purchase a homestead dog, we invite you to consider the following points.  great pyrenees dog

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Three Non Lethal Ways to Protect You Livestock From Predators l Homestead Lady (.com)

3 Non-Lethal Ways to Protect Your Livestock from Predators

Three Non Lethal Ways to Protect You Livestock From Predators l Homestead Lady (.com)Losing your livestock to predators is expensive, frustrating, and flat out heartbreaking — and protecting them isn’t always the easiest of tasks. While you may be tempted to break out your shotgun, there are numerous non-lethal steps you can take to keep your animals safe.  Join us for this guest post! Continue reading “3 Non-Lethal Ways to Protect Your Livestock from Predators”