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Goat - Wikipedia


The domestic goat (Capra aegagrus hircus) is a subspecies of goat domesticated from the wild ... In 2011, there were more than 924 million live goats around the globe, according to the UN Food and A...

How long do goats live? | Reference.com


A goat will generally live for 10 to 12 years. Male goats, or bucks, tend to have shorter life spans than female goats, or does, and wethers. This is partly caused ...

Pet Goats - Articles - GOATWORLD.COM


Lifespan: 10-12 years, may live as long as 30 years. Productive life of a ... Only needed in the winter or if goats do not have access to good pasture. Feed small ...

Goatkeeping 101 - Rubystar Dairy Goats


If you do not want to live with your goat 24/7, you would be wise to buy two goats, ... by a "bug" that can live in soil for a long time, infecting generations of goats.

How to Care for Pygmy Goats (with Pictures) - wikiHow


They do come with their own set of care requirements, but once you understand ... Like all animals, goats need water to live. .... How long do pygmy goats live?

4 Ways to Raise Goats - wikiHow


Goats are herd animals, which means that they prefer to live in groups. ... The housing does not need to be very elaborate, and as long as the goats have plenty ...

Goats – Basic Care | God's Creatures


Can goats live alone or do they need other goats? Clover & Fern ... It should look dark green, be long and thin hay with no hard stems. Goats are a grazing ...

Teeth, Life Expectancy & How to estimate a goat's age - Fias Co Farm


Goats have no upper front teeth; their upper front mouth is one big gum ... Bucks = 8-10 average age - bucks usually live shorter lives than does and wethers due  ...

A Simple Guide to Raising & Milking Goats - Weed 'em & Reap


Since I live in the desert, we pretty much stick to alfalfa and bermuda with some ... Goats do need those long stems and you'll want to try to supplement a bit with ...

AngoraGoat.com :: Angora Goats&Mohair :: Perfect Hobby Farm ...


How long do angoras live? Do they need special care as they age? In our flock, it is not uncommon for our girls to go 9-11 years- undoubtedly we could push ...

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FAQS for Goat Owners - The Goat Source


What breed of goat should I raise? ... If you want to have a pet goat, just about any breed will do, but a wether (neutered male) is .... How long do goats live?

102 Facts About Goats - FAMU.edu


Goats do not have teeth in their upper front jaw. 16. Goats ... Goats do not eat tin cans, clothing or garbage, but are ... in some cases, goats can live over 15 years. 31. .... In the biblical town of Jericho, people kept goats as long as 6,000 to 7,000  ...

21 Things You Should Know About Goats Before You Start a Goat ...


Feb 7, 2014 ... If a Nubian goat does not want to go on a milking stand, then there is no way of ... comes up regurgitating their food) and repeat that process all day long. ... the dairy goats live on pastures and eat wild vegetation of the region.