RAISING CASHMERE GOATS
Raising goats is not a job, it is a passion. passion that you can't decide to have or that you can buy. Passion that gives a reason for living, and decides how you organize your life and how you spend your free time (if you have any)! It gives you a dream to realize, your evry breath, your speech, your thoughts and your lifestyle
Those who decide to raise Cashmere Goats needs this passion, this dediction, this patience, and a sense of humor, because IF YOU'RE THINKING OF RAISING CASHMERE GOATS, YOU'LL NEED A GOOD SENSE OF HUMOR: SOONER OR LATER YOU'LL NEED IT! If you start with this attitude, everything else will fall in place
Although the basics are the same for everyone, each farm and each farmer has a unique and singular situation that needs to be analyzed, evaluated and grown to its best advantage. We offer over 25 years' experience as breeder, veterinarian, and geneticist, as well as the total and thorouh transformation of the raw material to a finished product of unsurpassed quality. As in every setor, what counts re expeience nd results - and we are happy to share both with you to help you rasie your own cashmere goats as best you can
We found this quote and have made it ours - it is the essence of why we do what we do!
Just A Goat
From time to time, people tell me, "lighten up, it's just a goat," or, "that's a lot of money for "just a goat". They don't understand the distance traveled, the time spent, or the costs involved for "just a goat." Some of my proudest moments have come about with "just a goat." Many hours have passed and my only company was "just a goat," but I did not once feel slighted. Some of ...my saddest moments have been brought about by "just a goat," and in those days of darkness, the gentle touch of "just a goat" gave me comfort and reason to overcome the day. If you, too, think it's "just a goat," then you will probably understand phrases like "just a friend," "just a sunrise," or "just a promise." "Just a goat" brings into my life the very essence of friendship, trust, and pure unbridled joy. "Just a goat" brings out the compassion and patience that make me a better person. Because of "just a goat" I will rise early, take long walks and look longingly to the future. So for me and folks like me, it's not "just a goat" but an embodiment of all the hopes and dreams of the future, the fond memories of the past, and the pure joy of the moment. "Just a goat" brings out what's good in me and diverts my thoughts away. I hope that someday they can understand that it's not "just a goat" but the thing that gives me humanity and keeps me from being "just a woman." So the next time you hear the phrase "just a goat" just smile, because they "just" don't understand. ♥ ~Anonymous..