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FARM ENOUGH FARMS

Meet the Animals

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INDIAN RUNNER DUCKS
This unusual breed of domestic duck is very distinctive. Indian Runner ducks stand tall like penguins, but instead of waddling the...
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MINI POT BELLY PIG
Mini Pot Belly pigs are also known as Mini or Teacup pigs. They are the size of a small dog and like to be walked. These adorable ...
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HORSE
Duke is our beautiful signature horse, an 11-year old Buckskin new to Far Enough Farm this year! Buckskin is a hair coat colour o...
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POLISH CHICKEN
Did you know that Polish Chickens are not from Poland? They are from the Netherlands and we have a pair of them on the farm. They ...
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ROMANOV SHEEP
Romanov sheep are a beautiful breed of domestic sheep that originated in the Upper Volga Region of Russia. They take their name fr...
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BANTAM
The word “Bantam” refers to small breeds of poultry. The term comes from the city of Bantam, currently called Banten Provinc...
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LAUGHING DOVES
The laughing dove is a small pigeon that is a resident breeder in Sub-Saharan Africa, the Middle East east to the Indian Subcontin...
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PEAFOWL
Our beautiful peacocks have crested heads and a very large fanlike tail marked with brilliant plumage that features iridescent spo...
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MUSCOVY DUCKS
Muscovy ducks are a large duck native to Mexico, Central, and South America. They are a large duck, with the males about 76 cm lon...
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JERSEY COW
Did you know that cows can sleep while they are standing up? All ‘cows’ are female and only males are called bulls. Before hav...
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RED GOLDEN PHEASANT
Red Golden pheasants are a type of of Chinese pheasant known for their bright and beautiful plumage. Although they are native to t...
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FJORD HORSE
Fjord horses (sometimes called a Norwegian Fjord horse) are a small, but strong breed that originated in the mountainous regions o...
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MANDARIN DUCK
We have two pairs of beautiful Mandarin ducks. The adult male is flashy and the female and ducklings have more muted coloured feat...
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BILLY GOAT
Billy Gruff is the name of our fearless and active billy goat. Billy is an African Pygmy Agouti breed. He fathered three of the fe...
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JACOB SHEEP
An ancient breed of sheep, Jacobs originated in Syria some 3000 years ago. Jacob sheep have several interesting features that make...
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FANTAIL PIGEON
The fantail pigeon has a slender neck, small head and a beautiful fan shaped tail. These stunning pigeons can survive for more tha...
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GOOSE
Geese have big webbed feet and streamlined bodies for fast swimming, thick feathers for warmth, and short powerful wings for flyin...
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GUINEA PIG
Despite what their name might suggest, Guinea Pigs are neither pigs nor from Guinea! Native to the Andes, guinea pigs are a member...
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FLEMISH RABBIT
As their name suggests, the Flemish Giant is one of the largest breeds of rabbit. It is not uncommon for full-grown Flemish Giants...
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COLOMBIAN CROSS CHICKEN
Colombian Cross Chickens are a popular breed known for their ability to lay eggs even in cold climates. Colombians lay lovely crea...
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AFRICAN PYGMY GOAT
We have several African Pygmy goats living at Far Enough Farm. These goats may be small, but they are gentle and full of affection...
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MINIATURE ZEBU
Miniature Zebu are very rare in North America! A mini zebu also know as a humped cow is a species of domestic cattle originating i...
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LIONHEAD RABBIT
Lionhead rabbits are named for the delightfully fuzzy manes that encircle their heads like a lion. These fluffy little cuties are ...
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LLAMA
Llamas are intelligent, curious and even tempered. They can learn simple tasks and can even pull a cart. They have soft wool and l...
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MINI DONKEY
Mini donkeys are smaller than a horse and they usually have a dark stripe down the back. They have a short mane, long ears, a shag...
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KHAKI CAMPBELL CALLING DUCKS
Khaki Campbell Calling Ducks are a breed of domesticated duck weighing approximately 3-5 pounds that originated in England and is ...
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CAMEROON DWARF GOAT
Cameroon Dwarfs are a miniature breed of domestic goat. Like their name suggests, Cameroon Dwarfs originated in the Cameroon Valle...
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NUBIAN-BOER GOAT
Nubian Boer Goat is a mix between two different breeds of goat – Anglo-Nubian and Boer. Her appearance combines distinct feature...
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YELLOW GOLDEN PHEASANT
Yellow Golden pheasants are a type of of Chinese pheasant known for their bright and beautiful plumage. Although they are native t...
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ALPACA
One of our friendly Alpacas is known as a Huacaya, due to his coat being tight like a Teddy Bear (or Beasley Bear!). Our other Alp...
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SHEEP
Sheep are domestic animals that are most often kept for livestock purposes. They are well known for their distinctive wooly coats,...
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CENTREVILLE PONIES
In simplest terms, a pony is a small horse. Ponies tend to have thicker manes, tails and overcoats than horses do, as well as shor...
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SILKIE CHICKEN
Silkie chickens are friendlier than their domestic cousins. They lay smaller eggs and have fluffy plumage that feels like silk. Th...
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MINI PONY
Our miniature ponies are friendly and interact well with people! Due to their friendly nature they are sometimes trained as servic...
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SILVER PHEASANT
Silver pheasant are bold, curious and majestic birds. This relatively large example of pheasant is well known to ancient Chinese p...
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REX RABBITS
Our Rex rabbits like to eat green vegetation, bark and twigs. They are born fully furred and move out on their own at only 3 or 4 ...

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