Pygmy Goat


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.

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December 10, 2014