goats

Reader Input: Brush-clearing goats be praised

We moved to Christian Valley in 1995. This is a beautiful place to live, just rural enough but close to Auburn. I want to thank the water district along Christian Valley Road for ...

Grazing goats take a bite out of fire risk

They’re hardy, they’re hungry and they’re ready to work. PG&E is harnessing the energy of hundreds of goats to clear fire fuels from land bordering Dry Creek ...

Rodeo wraps up as District 3 moves on to the State Finals

It was made official May 4-5 as California High School Rodeo Association District 3 closed out its regular rodeo season at the Lincoln Arena. Two familiar faces, Cheyanne Carpente ...

Go-getter goats clear canyon

?Only you can prevent forest fires.? The phrase has been engrained in the memories of generations of people and recalled during backyard barbecues and camping trips. While Smokey ...

Local suspects animals were sacrificed

Tony Velasquez came home from work on Halloween to find two of his goats dead, one of which had its udders removed. The Applegate-area resident said the incident was disturbing a ...

Clean up after pets, even goats

I really enjoyed the article about the dwarf goats (Journal, Dec. 6). I love seeing the various livestock animals in and around town — the alpacas, emus and hopefully the dwarf ...

Residents need to be told of mountain lion threat

Lack of information can cost a life. Four goats were killed by a mountain lion on Moffett Ranch Road off Tokayana Way. State trappers were called by a neighbor and on May 19 the t ...