Goats

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Scientific Name: Capra aegagrus hircus Origin: Southwest Asia/Eastern Europe Life Span: 15-18 Years Average Size: 41-58cm (at shoulder) Pygmy Goat Average Size: 40cm

5 FACTS:

  1. Young Goats have been called Kids for centuries – since long before humans started using the word to describe children
  2. Goats have great balance and are able to walk on the sides of steep mountains. They can even climb trees, and some species can jump over 5 feet high!
  3. Goats have rectangular pupils in their eyes, and have really good vision at night
  4. Pygmy goats, as the name suggests are very small and are also known as dwarf goats
  5. Around the world more people drink goats milk than cows milk

You will usually find our goats outside in the Wallaby Walkabout