Domestic goat

Domestic goat

Order : Artiodactyla
Family : Bovidae
Subfamily : Caprinae
Species : Capra hircus


Facts about the domestic goat

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The goat (Capra hircus) is related to the deer: not to dogs, cats, or even cows.

Interesting Facts:Capra hircus is the genus species for all domestic goats now found worldwide.

The domestic goat (capra hircus) is a hardy animal which, like the sheep, to which it is related, is useful for milk, meat and wool. (Full text)

Pashmina, the underbelly fur of high himalayan goat (Capra Hircus), is shed every

Cashmere The shaggy, long-haired Himalayan goat (Capra hircus) is famous for its very fine wool (pashmina) that can be plucked at shedding times. (Full text)

The fibre is obtained from the mountain goat called " Chyangra " or Capra Hircus is the same source for Cashmere.

The domestic goat is descended from the Paaang or Bezoar goat. (Full text)

Reproduction:The domestic goat is sexually mature from 4 to 18 months.

They are believed to have originated from Asia or northeastern India, where the bezoar goat, which is the ancestor of the domestic goat, is found. (Full text)

In China, Great Britain, Europe and North America the domestic goat is basically a producer of milk.

The domestic goat is another domestic-only species with uncertain hybrid origin. (Full text)

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Because domestic goats are parasitized by the lone star tick (6), we evaluated domestic goats from Clarke County, Georgia, an area of E. (Full text)

Domestic goats are still the main economic resource of many developing countries. (Full text)

Domestic goats are found throughout the world, most plentifully in Asia.

Domestic goats are raised for their wool and milk.

Domestic goats are raised for dairy, meat, and fiber production.

Although both male and female domestic goats are born with horns, a majority of keepers disbud them.

Domestic goats are found worldwide. (Full text)

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