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by Harnia
Wed Nov 18, 2009 9:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: An interesting pig tale!
Replies: 5
Views: 4475

Well I also have my Kune's & horses together & have never had a problem. In fact my 15.2hh gelding Alitis happily shares his haynet with 1 of my sows Ellie. When the piglets come out at 4 wks he guards them from the other 2 pony's & is often left pigysitting while mum goes for a quiet munch on her o...
by Harnia
Fri Jun 05, 2009 8:49 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Mixing kunekune with pygmy goats
Replies: 5
Views: 6693

Hi, I have a pygmy in with my kk's & they get on very well. The goat is fine with the sows & piglets but very strongly dislikes our boar! In fact she bullies him at times. It might just be my goat tho as she is a bit potty at times,mainly being madly in love with my horse! My kk's,goat,horses & chic...
by Harnia
Fri May 15, 2009 12:16 pm
Forum: Pigs
Topic: Kune Boar For Sale.
Replies: 1
Views: 2624

Kune Boar For Sale.

He needs some new lady's to serenade! He is Starlight RU,cream,2 piri piri,6 years old. Very well proven having produced 3 fab litters with us. We have decided not to breed our girls again so he is wasted at the moment. He is a very docile boar who just does his job and then goes on about his usual ...
by Harnia
Fri May 15, 2009 12:08 pm
Forum: Pigs
Topic: 5 month old piglets for sale.
Replies: 0
Views: 2346

5 month old piglets for sale.

I have for sale 5 piglets that were born on boxingday. There are 2 gilts & 3 castrated boars. Cream & Black/white,all have 2 piri piri. Father is Starlight RU & mother is Hafren Awakino. All have been wormed & had there vaccine.
by Harnia
Sun Feb 08, 2009 8:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: my girls
Replies: 10
Views: 6602

Hi Cheryl,any news on Betty yet? Our piglets are now just over 6 weeks old & were out playing in the snow today! Hope your little ones come soon,ths suspence must be killing you! Take care,BIG good luck to Betty xxx
by Harnia
Mon Jan 26, 2009 9:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bagging up
Replies: 8
Views: 5656

A HUGE CONGRATULATIONS! It's so exciting having your 1st litter,glad it all went ok xx
by Harnia
Wed Jan 07, 2009 1:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bagging up
Replies: 8
Views: 5656

Hi,both my girls droped about a week befor they had theye piglets. They also missed there 1st mating & fell on 2nd season. I found that they had milk within 5 hours of the babies ariving. It was also there 1st litters & they were born on boxingday! They are doing great!
by Harnia
Thu Jan 01, 2009 10:44 pm
Forum: Litters
Topic: Piglets for sale.
Replies: 5
Views: 4458

Not sure how to put pics on! If you give me your e-mail address i will send some to you.[/img]
by Harnia
Thu Jan 01, 2009 7:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy new year!!!
Replies: 3
Views: 2713

Happy new year!!!

Would just like to say a HUGE Happy New Year to you all,i hope you all have a Fab 2009. And ofcourse a BIG Happy New Year to all those kunekune's out there,you knoiw who you are!!! :lol: :lol:
by Harnia
Thu Jan 01, 2009 7:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Just one big happy family!
Replies: 4
Views: 3030

Hope all yours are ok Wendy & that the little 1 holds its own! I toped our little 1 up with sma gold last night & she got straight on the bottle so was definatly hungry. I have descovered why she is scrawny,she shares her teat with another piglet & she is only getting the last bit of every feed! Hav...
by Harnia
Wed Dec 31, 2008 10:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Just one big happy family!
Replies: 4
Views: 3030

Just one big happy family!

Well on Wendy's advice we let our sister pigs back together yesterday,piglets out of the way ofcourse! They walked straight over to each other,had a good sniff & a natter then both walked straight over to Kevin[dad to piglets] who was on the other side of the gate & started telling him wat for!!! :w...
by Harnia
Mon Dec 29, 2008 6:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Skinny piglet problem!
Replies: 4
Views: 3178

Thanks for all your help Wendy, your a STAR!!! Will try to put some pics on of them asap!
by Harnia
Mon Dec 29, 2008 6:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Skinny piglet problem!
Replies: 4
Views: 3178

Thanks Wendy,he seem's to be ok. Have tried to get him on a different teat but he just won't settle. Will keep a close eye on him & just see how he goes. A friend of ours used to breed comercial pigs & asked if we clip the piglets teeth as ours keep biteing mum,but i'm not sure if you do this to kun...
by Harnia
Mon Dec 29, 2008 1:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Skinny piglet problem!
Replies: 4
Views: 3178

Skinny piglet problem!

Hi,not sure if i should be concerned or not but 1 of our piglets is very skinny. He if from a litter of only 3 & he was born late boxing day evening.He is from a 1st litter. His brother & sister are doing fab but he isn't as alert as them. Also they keep picking on him & pushing him out at feed time...
by Harnia
Sat Dec 27, 2008 5:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Piglets at last!!!
Replies: 2
Views: 2456

Piglets at last!!!

Yipee,our 2 sister kune's have finaly given birth to there piglets. 13 in total between them! :lol: They were both very calm for 1st time mum's & were happy for me to play midwife,much to my eldest son's descust, he didn't like all the goo! Only have 2 piglets thet have only 1 piri so did really wel...