Capra aegagrus hicus
- Native to: Pygmy goats are a breed of dwarf goat that originate from southern Sudan through central Africa to Senegal.
- Diet: Pygmy goats are herbivores and love to browse on leaves, bark, grass, hay and grain.
- Lifespan: 10-15 years.
- IUCN Status: Domesticated
- Fun Facts: Typically small in size, hence the name ‘Pygmy’, they grow up to only 22″ at the withers and come in a wide variety of coats colours.