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Mountain Goat

The mountain goat (Oreamnos americanus), also known as the Rocky Mountain goat, is a hoofed mammal endemic to North America. A subalpine to alpine species, it is a sure-footed climber commonly seen on cliffs and ice. Despite its vernacular name, it ...

Damascus Goat

The Damascus goat is a goat breed of domestic goat generally used for milk production. It is mainly raised in Cyprus, Lebanon and Syria. The breed is also known by some other names such as Aleppo, Baladi, Chami, Damascene, Halep or Shami. The ...

African Pygmy Goat

African Pygmy goats also known as pygmy goats are considered as the best miniature dairy goat breed. African pygmy goat is a native goat breed of West Africa. They were originated from the Cameroon Valley of West Africa. They were shipped to the USA ...

Fainting Goats

The Fainting goats (myotonic goat), is a domestic goat breed that temporarily seizes when it feels panic. If startled by sudden movements or loud noises, they will attempt to escape from the disturbance, generally followed by a startle reaction. ...

Goat Farming in Nigeria

Goat farming in Nigeria is very popular and common. The agriculture sector of Nigeria greatly contributing the total national income and economic growth. And domestic or commercial goat farming playing an important role in the overall economic ...

Toggenburg Goat

The Toggenburg goat is the oldest known dairy goat breed. It was originated from the Toggenburg valley in the Canton of St. Gallen, Switzerland. And the breed was named after the region in Switzerland, from where the breed originated. Today there ...

Goat Farming

Goat farming is not a new enterprise. Rearing goats is a profitable business. Goat has been rearing since the time immemorial. Generally goat farming means rearing goats for the purpose of harvesting milk, meat and fiber. At present, goat farming ...

Goat Breeds

There are various goat breeds available throughout the world. Some of those goat breeds are suitable for meat production, some are popular as dairy goats. Some goats produce high quality skins and some goats are raised for their fiber/mohair ...

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