Pets-n-Projects is a livestock resource website designed to educate and inform novice to intermediate families on proper methods of raising market animals for county fairs. “How To” articles cover setting up pens, selecting livestock, feeding, grooming, training and maintaining health issues for goats, sheep & swine.
At Pets-n-Projects, setting up the right pen for your market animal is an important step! The wrong fence can cause your animal injury. In the articles below, find information for setting up the right pens for goats, sheep and swine at school farms, backyards or other facilities. Articles will feature pictures of the different fencing, gates, shelter and shading products available. Check out our business partners who offer great products to meet your barn & pen needs!
Once your pen is setup, use the Daily Pen Assessment Chart to ensure that your pen is managed and maintained to keep your animal safe, secure and happy!