Dairy Goats

Currently, eleven does call Double Forte Farm home:


Athena is 3/4 Nubian and 1/4 Oberhasli and was born in 2014.








Aurora is Polly’s daughter and was born June 7, 2016. We look forward to seeing her first kids in spring 2018! She is half Alpine and half Nubian.







CalliopeCalliope was our first goat. She is a purebred Nubian and is registered with ADGA. She was born in April 2015 and freshened for the first time April 28, 2017 with twin bucklings. Their sire is Heritage Meadows Farm’s buck Luxapalila EAG Fiyero.






Double Forte Galina is Tinkerbell’s daughter and was born on June 17, 2017, during the final concert of the 2017 National Music Festival. She is named for the daughter of the composer Dmitri Shostakovich, whose music was performed during the aforementioned concert.






GigiDouble Forte Gigi is Galina’s twin. She named for the composer George Gershwin.






HermioneDouble Forte Hermione is Polly’s daughter and was born here at Double Forte Farm on May 1, 2017. She is a registered Alpine.







HelenaHelena was the first kid born at Double Forte Farm! She is Hermia’s daughter by a purebred Pygmy buck, and was born on Labor Day 2016.







HermiaHermia is a Pygmy/Nigerian Dwarf cross. She came to live with us in February 2016 and we think she was born in fall 2014. Helena was her first kid.







JunoJuno is Polly’s daughter and gets her name from Winter Storm Juno, during which she was born in January 2015. She is half Alpine and half Saanen. She will be bred this fall for spring 2018 kids.







PollyPolly is a registered Alpine doe who was born in 2010. She came to us in summer 2016, having freshened with twins on June 7. When she arrived, she was giving about 6 pounds (~three quarts) of milk per day. She was bred to a registered Alpine buck and kidded with twins on May 1, 2017. We are retaining her doeling.





TinkerbellTinkerbell is a two-year-old first freshener and is a registered American Oberhasli. Her twin doelings, sired by a registered Oberhasli buck, Tiny Town Lucky Dude, will be retained. She was born in April 2015.






Updated October 23, 2017


Calliope communes with Richard

Calliope communes with Richard