Pygmy goats, the most common type of miniature goat, are under 2 feet in height where the neck joins the rest of the body. "Teacup" is an unofficial term describing miniature breeds of animals, usually dogs.
GoatFinder.com is a popular website that offers baby pygmy goats for sale as of 2015. Other websites that feature baby pygmy goats for sale include BabyPygmyGoats.com, LazyCreekAcres.com and TexasPygmy.com.
Pygmy goats normally live 8 to 10 years. The oldest known pygmy goat, as confirmed by the Guinness Book of World Records, was a male named McGinty. McGinty was 22 years and 5 months old when he died.
There are some upfront decisions to make before beginning a goat farm including what type of goat products are you harvesting, what kind of space can you dedicate to the goats and how much capital you have available to i...
Domestic goats are descended from a species originally living in the sparsely vegetated highlands in western Asia. They are a very adaptable species, and as a domesticated farm animal, goats live everywhere from deserts ...
People considering starting a Boer goat herd need to create a fenced area with appropriate shelter for their goats, set up water troughs and prepare to clean the troughs regularly, and build covered feed bunks to protect...
Miniature goats can cost anywhere from $75 to $300 on average, as of 2015. The cost depends on the age, sex, breed, registration and overall quality of the animal, among other factors.