Chenango-Hills Dairy Goats breeds and raises only the finest quality Nigerian Dwarfs. David Funk cares for and manages this small, highly select herd on the farm west of Albany, New York.
Stock available for sale:
1. *B +S Chenango-Hills PV Trickster--2013 Lillibelle son.
2. Chenango-Hills Phoebe Gabriella, a Phoebe x Trickster daughter, born Nov. 2014.
It has recently become desireable to limit further the number of animals in the herd. Serious reasonable offers welcomed on animals in which you are interested, for sale after kidding.
More information under the dams, below.
Dairy herd class at a show; 4 first place does, BOB,&Best Udder,GCH,&RGCH
Starting with carefully selected genetic material choosing bloodlines known for production and correct conformation has resulted in a herd of exceptionally consistent quality.
GCH Chenango-Hills I P Goddess.
The All time ADGA breed record holder for Nigerian Dwarfs for butterfat in a single lactation, and for lifetime production of milk, fat, and protein on ADGA official DHIA test.
GCH Chenango-Hills Goddess led the nation for ADGA registered Nigerians in all three; milk, butterfat and protein on DHIA test in results released in 2013, as she did in 2010 when Chenango-Hills Unique, her 1/2 sister, was close behind, placing fourth in milk and second in butterfat and protein.
Four CHENANGO-HILLS does made the Top Ten for AGS in the results released in 2011; taking 4 of the top 5 spots (including 1st) in both fat and protein. They also all placed in the ADGA Top Ten for 2011.
In 2012, Goddess led the nation in DHIA for AGS in butterfat and protein categories and was 2nd in milk, while Trixie was 5th in milk and 3rd in protein.
In 2013,Goddess was leader in all 3 categories, while Trixie was 6th in milk, and 3rd in protein.
Five CHENANGO-HILLS does made TOP TEN in their lactations ending in 2014. All five were recognized for their protein production; 2 for milk and 2 for fat.
GCH Chenango-Hills I P Goddess 10*D AGS, 2*M ADGA
height 20 1/2" 8/9/13
ALL_TIME ADGA single lactation butterfat record holder; ADGA lifetime record holder for milk, butterfat, and protein.
LA 8/9/13 age 7 yr 88; V E+ E
Her DHIA Records:
2007-8 0-11 239d 489m, 32f, 22p.
2008-9 1-10 291d 1119m, 81f, 49p.(Top 10, milk and fat)
2009-10 2-10 305d 1523 m, 108f, 65p,. 322 d 1574m., 113f., 72p. ADGA Breed Leader in milk, fat,and protein; (AGS, 2nd in milk, Breed Leader in fat and protein.)
ADGA DHIA Breed Leader in all 3 categories in results released in 2010.
First in Fat, milk and protein in results released in 2011.
2012, her record of 305 d 1464 m, 110f and 62p earned her 1st in fat and protein with ADGA DHIA.
2012-2013 lactation: 305 days, 1630 lb. milk 118 fat, 72 protein. (308 days, 1634 lb m. 119 f. (7.3%) 72 p.(4.4%), 1st in all three.
Goddess finished her 2013-2014 lactation with a record of 304 d, 1467m, 111 bf-7.5%, and 65 pro--4.5%. 1st AGAIN, IN ALL THREE!! in Adga; 2nd milk, 2nd fat, 1st protein in AGS.
GCH Chenango-Hills I P Goddess 10*D (!!!)
Goddess won Best of Breed at the Saratoga County Fair show and the Cobleskill Sunshine Fair in 2012 .
She did it again at the Cobleskill Sunshine Fair in 2013, and then topped it off by winning Best in SHOW!
At Walton She was Best of Breed again!
She still maintained the correctness which earned her her GCH status, to compliment her outstanding production.
GCH Chenango-Hills IP Goddess, kidded March 25 with single buck kid sired by Ballad, the son of National Show Grand Champion, herself a breed leader for milk (Rosasharn P Haiku), and littermate to Epic, the $8700 Spotlight Sale buck!
GCH Chenango-Hills Bouncy Trixie
6*D AGS, 5*M ADGA
Height: 18 1/2" 10/30/14
LA 8/9/13 aged 6yr. 89;
V + E E including an E in Mammary.
Sire, *B Chenango Hills Tom Thumb, (Ariel xRosasharn's C H Uproar), Goddess's twin brother . Dam, Rosasharn G X Sweet Pea 5*D, a Gorda daughter by Rosasharn's buck Galaxy, an Eclipse son.
Her 2010 record, 2-11 290d 1143m, 75f, 54p put her in the Top Ten that year for milk, fat, and protein. She was 7th in milk, 5th in fat, and 5th in protein. She made Top Ten again in 2011, and 2012. Given her size (18 1/2") an exceptional performance.
The smallest mature doe in the herd, she is exceptionally productive for her size.
In 2009, she was Grand Champion, BOB and best udder at both Altamont fair shows.
In 2010 GCH at Cobleskill and GCH, BOB and Best Udder at Altamont, finishing her GCH.
In 2011 she was BOB and best uddered at Cobleskill, and again at both Altamont shows.
!st place aged doe, 2012 Cobleskill Sunshine Fair and at the Delaware County Fair at Walton..
First place aged doe, Cobleskill and Walton, 2013.
1st place Dam and Daughter (w/Luna) Cobleskill, Walton, 2014
Top Ten, 2010 m, f, pr., 2011m. pr., 2012 m, pr.
Trixie finished her 2013-2014 lactation with 301d, 928 m, 49 bf--5.3%, and 42 pro.--4.5%.
2014-2015-so far--DHIA--305 da 1056 m 60 fat, 52 pro. 379 da. over 1200 m, bf 6%, pro. 4.8%
Chenango-Hills Brigantia 11*D (!!!!) Height: 19 3/4" 10/30/14
LA 8/9/13 87 V V E V
TOP TEN DHIA-AGS, Fat and Protein, Lactation ending in 2014.
Goddess' daughter by *B Chenango-Hills Osirius, (a Gorda x Tom Thumb son) she is an attractive doe with a gorgeous udder. Her paternal grand dam, Gorda, was a breed leader for protein with a LA of 90; (E in mammary). And everyone knows what her dam,Goddess, is.
2012-2013 lactation DHIA record- 295 days, 793 milk, 57 fat --7.2%, 38 pro. --4.8%.
2013-2014 lactation (still in progress), at 305d, 958m,70 bf 7.3%, 44 pro--4.7%.
At 597 d. over 1550 m, bf. (7.4%), pro. (5.0%) and still milking.
As a dry yearling she was 1st in 5 out of 5 shows, and 3 times was Junior Champion.
As a senior, frequently RGCH to herd mates, -but not yet GCH.
A Chenango-Hills Gabriella, (Top Ten doe 2010) daughter, sired by *S Doe-Sy-Does FS Fireblaze, of Helderburg Hollow Herd. She is exceptionally correct in rear leg set, and very wide and deep throughout.
She has developed a shapely udder which has exceptional extension of fore.
2013-2014, 305d record, 909m, 58 bf--6.4%, 53 pro.--5.8%. 489 d. 1157 m, 81 bf (7.0%), 72 pro. (6.2%).
Phoebe made AGS Top Ten for protein in 2012-2013.
ADGA TOP TEN for protein, 2013-2014!
AGS TOP TEN Protein again, 2014 Lactation.
2014, DHIA, after freshening 11/23/14: 97 da over 425 m. bf. (6.8%), pro. (5.8%)
Phoebe kidded November 23, with a beautiful sturdy doe kid.
Her doeling is colored and marked like Phoebe, and sired by our Lillibelle son, Trickster. The kid's dam and both grandams, are Top Ten does as well as having numerous GCH does in her pedigree.
Bred back to Trickster for June freshening.
GCH Chenango-Hills Lillibelle
7*D, 6*M height: 18" 10/30/14 LA 87 V V E V
A GCH Chenango-Hills Trixie daughter, basically black with a large white splash on one side, Lilli has super rear legs, nearly ideal General appearance and strong Dairy character. She is sired by Rosasharn BB Tom Bombadil of Bob Brinkman and Julie Husek's Helderburg Hollow herd. He is son of 2010 National Champion, Haiku. Lilli is a beautiful doe with her mother Trixie's production and strength of mammary. She is incredibly smoothly blended with exceptional dairy character. She has a strong medial and notably desireable length of teat.
2013-- Lillibelle was Grand Champion at the Cobleskill Sunshine Fair and again at Walton. In 5 shows in 2013, 2 times GCH and once RGCH.
2014-- GCH and BOB at Cobleskill and Walton in limited showing for bio-security reasons due to our Spotlight nominees.
Her littermate brother, Lysander has sired 3 !!! Spotlight Sale kids!
DHIA 2012-13 lactation: 271 days, 913 m, 48 f, (5.3%), 40 pro.(4.4%),.
2013-2014 lactation, 305 d, 1222m, 69f--5.6%, 54pr--4.4% 328 d, 1279m, 73 fat 5.7%, 58 pro. 4.5%.
She has been recognized by ADGA for Top Ten status in her 2013-2014 lactation. And again for milk and Protein by AGS!
And she has won her third champion leg to become a GCH this season.
DHIA 2014-2015 Lactation, so far, 305 da, 1384 m. 77 bf. 5.5% , 64 pr. 4.6%, --and still milking. 381 da.over 1575 m. 5.8% fat, 4.8% pro.
Her 2013 son Trickster, having finished his work here as a sire, is now available for sale. Priced reasonably given his pedigree. Inquire.
Height 20" 10/30/14
A GCH Chenango-Hills Bouncy Trixie Daughter. Sired by *B Chenango-Hills Uncas, a son of Chenango-Hills Unique, Top Ten doe and 1/2 sister to Goddess. Maternal half sister to Lillibelle, Luna is exceptionally long bodied, with superior rear leg set and levelness of topline. She is basically white, with golden moonspots. In 2012 she was Junior Champion at Delaware County Fair, Walton.
In 2013, undefeated as a milking yearling at Ballston Spa, Cobleskill Sunshine Fair, Walton, and both Altamont shows, 5 for 5 in her class.
d Undefeated in 2014 as a 2 year old milker. Reserve Grand Champion, Walton.
Luna completed her 2013-2014 lactation, her first, with a record of 290 d. 845m, 43 bf 5.1%, 43 pro.--5.1%
2014-2015 DHIA In progress-- High test day this lactation 6.1 lb. 305 da. 1420 milk, 92 bf. 6.4%, 72pr. 5%. 311da. slightly more milk, fat, and protein; lactation complete.
Bred to Brigadier for 2015.
11*D Ht: 19" 10/30/14
Honey is a GCH Chenango-Hills Goddess daughter, sired by our GCH Chenango-Hills Bouncy Trixie son, Prince Valiant! Colored exactly like her mother, Goddess. And milking like her too ! !
Second place milking yearling to Luna at every show we attended in 2013.
And again as a 2 yr old in 2014. But a gorgeous Bridesmaid! Never beaten except by her lifelong penmate!
2013-2014 305d, 1017m. 52f (5.1) 46pro (4.5%) 323d 1053 m, 55 bf--5.2%, 48 pro--4.6% AS A Yearling!!!
AGS TOP TEN for PROTEIN as a yearling!!!!!!!!!
TRULY a GODDESS daughter: 2014-2015, High test day this lactation, 6.5 lb.------
305 da. over 1315m. m, bf 6.0%, pr. 4.9%. 322 da. over 1330 m. fat 6.2% pro. 5%. Lactation Complete.
Chenango-Hills Bell O'the Ball
A GCh Chenango-Hills Lillibelle daughter, sired by Rosasharn Celtic Ballad, littermate to "Epic", a Haiku son.
Bred for 2015 Nov 6 to *B, *S Chenango-Hills Luna's Moonspots, a Luna son sired by Brigadier.
Terms of Discounts and Deposits
Discounts may apply when purchasing more than one animal at the same time, making a reservation in advance of birth, or to herds already actively on DHIA test. ASK about them.
When you have made an advance reservation, if a kid of the desired sex is not born, your deposit may be used to purchase a different animal, or it will be held to reserve one of the desired dam and sex next year. Reservations guarantee your claim of a kid of the sex reserved from that dam. If only one of that sex is born, it is yours. A 20% deposit is necessary to reserve a kid. 2015 Deposits will be refundable if it is impossible to provide the kid ordered by June 1, 2016. Buck and Doe kids prices are dependent on sire and dam.
Purchasers are responsible for arranging and providing shipping; and paying for expenses to obtain interstate health papers if needed.
*B, *S Chenango Hills PV Trickster
A GCH Chenango-Hills BouncyTrixie double grandson, Chenango-Hills Lillibelle's son by *B *S Chenango-Hills Prince Valiant, he blends our Gorda and Ariel lines while incorporating Rosasharn Eclipse and Galaxy lines on his sire's side, and adds a strong infusion of Rosasharn Haiku genetics through his dam.
Now available for sale. If interested, inquire for terms.
*B *S Chenango-Hills Brigadier, owned by Joshua Kilmartin will also be used.
A Grandson of both GCH Chenango-Hills IP Goddess, and GCH Chenango-Hills Bouncy Trixie, he is son of Chenango-Hills Brigantia 11*D, sired by *B *S Chenango-Hills Prince Valiant. He is an extremely smoothly blended buck with his father's length of body, levelness of topline, and height at the withers; plus he is intensively linebred on the Goddess line.
*B, *S Chenango-Hills Lunas Moonspots
A Brigadier/Luna son featuring the best of Trixie and Goddess lines. He will be our main herdsire in the future.
Thanks to Helderburg Hollow for use of sires in past years; especially, Rosasharn Tom Bombadil and Chenango-Hills Horus.
ASK about Discounts on kids with purchase of 2 or more animals at the same time or going to herds ALREADY on DHIA test.
Order a buck or doe kid now!! A 20%deposit will hold most kids for spring delivery. Email TODAY!
CHENANGO HILLS maintains membership in ADGA, AGS, ANDDA, and Dairy One DHIA and is active in their programs.
CAE free;, maintenance program
CDT & Rabies vaccinated
100% CLA Abcess free herd
GCH AGS Doe-sy-does Ariel ; one of the 2 original foundation does; dam of Goddess.
Brigantia,Honey, Goddess, Lillibelle
Udderly beautiful udders---and they