goats

  • What Type of Goat Makes a Good Horse Companion?

    What Type of Goat Makes a Good Horse Companion?

    Goats are possibly one of the cutest farmyard animals around, and they make great pets. They also make great companions and are popular for their ability to help keep horses calm. But what do you need to know when choosing a type of goat to buy? What type of goat makes a good horse companion?…

  • Why do Goats Calm Horses?  Stress Busting Goats

    Why do Goats Calm Horses? Stress Busting Goats

    Horses are prey animals, which means that they have a strong instinct to flee in the face of danger.  This means that they can be jumpy and spook easily if scared.  One solution is for your horse to share its day-to-day space with a goat.  It’s known that goats have a calming effect on horses. …