Goat Breeds: From Pygmy To Dairy Factory

Whilst with other livestock, there are many popular breeds to choose from, there aren’t many breeds of goat that are widespread and readily available.

There are some breeds with very distinct looks and characteristics, with the new trend of Pygmy goats becoming pets being an example of one.

While there are more modern breeds that can pump out almost as much milk as a dairy cow, there are older goat breeds that do much better in certain climates.

Click on any of the breed profiles below to get a better understanding of the breed and whether it might be the one for you!

Pygmy

Nigerian Dwarf

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Anglo Nubian

Boer

Saanen

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