May 26, 2013

Still Waiting On Ziggy

Ziggy

A number of you have asked about Ziggy. I keep hoping I'll have kids show you, but we're still waiting. I don't think she can get any huger.

Based on the dates she was put with Gruffy, the last due date would be around June 2nd - 7th. This would also coincide with the time Elvis jumped two fences to get to her. I don't think Gruffy stood a chance.

It doesn't look like she can last that long, does it? I promise you all will be the first to know.

Still Waiting On Ziggy © May 2013 

18 comments:

  1. I often think about Ziggy - it's almost like waiting for one my own to pop!

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  2. I don't see how she can even walk. She has to be miserable. I can't wait until your post tells us she has FINALLY delivered.

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  3. Poor pupkin. She's ginormous. I have an Alpie named Minerva due on the 4th. Wouldn't it be funny if they both went at the same time?

    I bet Ziggy's tired. My Minerva is a tired girl now, too. I feel so bad, but all I can tell her is "It's almost over". I don't think it helps. :)

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  4. Prying for a safe, healthy delivery!

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  5. Leigh even my kids are asking has that goat had her kids yet. LOL bless her heart. that is a beautiful picture of her. I would have to frame it for the house:) praying all goes well.

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  6. Quinn, my DIL, who's 7 months pregnant, groans every time she sees Ziggy.

    DFW, she really has a chore of getting up to walk! And then she doesn't waddle very far. I have to force her to get some exercise.

    Jocelyn, I hope Minerva kids well. Ziggy is tired all the time too. Poor dears.

    Michelle and Cindi, thank you! Prayers very much appreciated.

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  7. I've been checking every day for news. It's really hard to believe she's still holding out. She's going to give birth to a whole herd of goatlings. Give her a scritch under the chin for me and tell her we're all getting impatient.

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  8. Poor girl, atleast she can rest after she delivers! Talk about huge!

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  9. The waiting is killing me! So frustrating. She is so huge. Bless her.

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  10. Nina, either that or she'll give birth to a whopper! I hope not though because she deserves an easy labor and delivery, I think.

    Nancy, I'll be curious to weigh her brood to see how much weight she is actually carrying.

    Bridget, it's terrible isn't it? :)

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  11. Wow. Just when you think she couldn't possibly get ANY bigger. That's amazing! Is this her first kidding or did she always get this freaking huge?

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  12. LOL, it makes one crazy waiting sometimes, especially when they look like they must be ready to pop! :) Paws crossed all goes well and can't wait to see those kids!

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  13. Carolyn, I've learned not to assume anything! This is her first kidding for me. And I never asked about previous pregnancies when I bought her. I think she's about three, so this could be a 2nd or 3rd.

    Donna, thanks!

    Sandy, I do feel sorry for her. Everything is such an effort for her these days. Hopefully it will be any day now.

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  14. I have walked a mile in those hooves myself. I was 2 1/ weeks over due and had a 9 lb. 12 oz. baby boy removed from me by c-section because he was not coming out any other way. I, however, was not bred to a goat twice my size...or was I....?

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  15. NO KIDS YET?!? OMGosh! I can't believe it!! I have not been online much the past two weeks so I thought SURELY, by now, the kids have arrived.

    Okay, with a name like "Ziggy" I'm now wondering if Ziggy is actually just a very fat male goat! Ha ha ha!! Just kidding. Bless her heart, I hope and pray she delivers soon and it's an easy delivery.

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  16. Seriously I don't know how that girl is holding out!!!! :) She doesn't look too worried tho does she? LOL

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  17. I hope by now ya'll have checked out Ziggy's Surprises!!!!!

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