Elaine, who is based at Wynyard and took eight goats to the show at Wooler on Bank Holiday Monday, won titles for best milker, best kid and best goatling
and then topped it off with best in show with Aphrodite Athena.
Elizabeth Pickard Trophy - Mrs B M Richardson; Best Goatling
Trophy - Ann Hubbard; Best Kid Trophy - Ann Hubbard.
Among the day's many winners was Jill Wharmby, of Pencoed, and her goat Davgiull Xeter, who scooped a first in the any variety goatling
Our picture was taking during a previous show when Diana Oliver, of Jedburgh, won the Any Other Variety Goatling
class with Pennymuir Emma .
success Jessica Hagain and Mimi, the winner of the Saanen or British Saanen goatling
class Pictures by Paul Welch(3437-3-06) fun time Allan Burnett and three-year-old nephew Albi are all smiles at the show local Joe Butler, from Emley, on Abigail of Dasselbury
The Paul Brown Shield for best goatling
in show T and M Holmes.
THE Northumbrian Dairy Goat Society Smith Trophy for the Best Goatling
in the Show.
and winner of the Smith Trophy ( Montrue Mzuzu (P.
Yorkshire Building Society Trophy - Best Goat in Show: Mr C Hagain (Halifax) PB Trophy - Best Milker in Show Mr C Hagain Paul Brown Shield - Best Goatling
in Show Mrs M Hagain (Halifax) Stephenson Trophy - Best Kid in Show Miss N L Shaw (Shelley) Sovereign Pearl Silver Plate - Best British Alpine Milker Mr C Hagain Cardin Trophy - Best British Alpine Goatling
Mr L Stephenson (Lower Cumberworth) Shaloune Trophy - Best British Alpine Kid Miss N L Shaw.
The British Saanen Goatlings
class from the 2014 Honley Show.
The goat died 2 days later, after which 17 other goats (including 2 goatlings
born on the farm) showed the same signs and died over a 4-month period.
I had to take a lot of generally good-natured ribbing from friends and family when I decided to buy my first 100 goatlings
- for a while people even called me Gary Goatman.