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This is where all posts are placed on various topics relating to our farm.

Mac and Charley- Two Sweet Puppies Left!

The best have been saved for last… or maybe I’ve just had more time to fall in love with the two puppiesView full post »

Zoe’s Puppies Are Ready!

Ready for what? Ready to go to their new families! Marzee, Mandy, and Alex have all been claimed and will soon beView full post »


July 24, 2016 UPDATE:   ~7 weeks old~ Zoe’s puppies are adorable, healthy, well socialized and SOO sweetView full post »

Why My Puppies Arrive Vaccine-Free

I am not against vaccinating our pets. It is a very smart, well-established, preventative method against viral diseasesView full post »

Introducing My Sire and Dam

If you’ve read the links above, you now know a little background of the breed that I raise. Now I can introduceView full post »

Is a Havanese the Right Dog for You?

We want to be sure that we have a good fit between you and your new puppy.  What are some things for you to expectView full post »

Havanese History

Havanese History Although it is new to the AKC, the Havanese is quite an old breed in “dog years”.View full post »

Herbal Worming Regimen

We have been experimenting with herbal wormers by researching and combining different ideas for the last couple yearsView full post »

Electrolite Replacement Fluid

Here is a simple eletrolite formula to use when an animal isn’t eating or drinking and your are concerned aboutView full post »

Comfrey – A Homesteader’s Friend

I have been a long time user of comfrey for medicinal purposes; which is why I started to grow it.  Soon after, IView full post »

Tail Twist Training

When we picked up our cow the previous owner shared a little tip with us, knowing we were new cow owners.  This tip wasView full post »

Weaning a Calf

We have chosen to use Quiet Wean to help wean our Jersey hefir from her momma.  This is a nose clip that block theView full post »

Threatened: St Croix Sheep

By raising St. Croix Sheep, you are helping to keep this amazing breed alive for generations to come! The St CroixView full post »

Large Broody Breeds

We have tried incubating chicks..and its OK – but we had many losses in the incubation process It was highView full post »