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Why Do Goats Headbutt

By Evan

One of the quite but sometimes irritating quirks of a goat that farmers, livestock and pet owners usually experience with goats is head-butting.  But why do goats headbutt or horns other animals and some humans? Doesn’t it dangerous know they have pointy horns? This also greatly concerns pet owners as they are sheltering the animal […]

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Best Fence For Goats

By Evan

Having space or a wide land area for your sheep and goats is not enough to provide safe and secure movement for your livestock animals. A very wide area is also not a guarantee that your goat or sheep could live happily. An open space is always a drag is it keeps your pet either […]

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What Is The Smallest Goat You Can Buy?

By Evan

Farming or livestock animals, specifically goats, do not really require the owner to put many considerations when it comes to the breed’s size. However, there are some goat owners, especially pet owners that want to raise and grow small breed of goats. The question and concern would be what is the smallest goat you can […]

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Best Goats for Eating Weeds

By Evan

There are so many farming or livestock animals that are herbivorous. We have your sheep, horse, cow, rabbits, cattle and more. But what would be the best weed, grass or plant eating animal to raise for clearing and eating weeds? One of the top choice would be the goat. It has a chewing and eating […]

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Do You Have to Milk Nigerian Dwarf Goats?

By Evan

The best thing about goats as livestock animals is that they are highly productive when it comes to producing milk, fiber and meat. But how about home goat pets that isn’t raised and grown for milking purposes? To be more specific with the breed, do you have to milk Nigerian dwarf goats? That would be […]

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How Much Space Do Nigerian Dwarf Goats Need?

By Evan

The usual and common issue of livestock owners, farmers and pet owners for goats would be the space consumption or required by the animal. Knowing that there are a lot of breeds varying from small to large, does each of them have different are needs? Let’s put our thoughts with Nigerian dwarf goats. How much […]

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How Often Do You Have To Milk A Goat?

By Evan

Farmers and livestock owners share the same concern when it comes to goats. Some of them may breed goats for the meat but others breed the animal for milk production. You just can’t say that you’d raise and grow a goat and milk them at any time and any point you want to. There are […]

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How to Care For a Goat as a Pet?

By Evan

There are lots of animals you can choose as your home pet. It can either be dogs, cats, hamsters, guinea pigs, birds, etc. But one of the unique, fun and exciting pet you can have for your home are goats. They are loving creatures, adorable, interactive and communicative, easy to feed, raise and grow. The […]

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How to Stop a Goat from Head Butting?

By Evan

It’s kind of funny that you’d see and hear goat pet owners as well as some rare occasions of people complaining about a goat headbutting them. It can be a little harsh but for goats, it’s not a violent thing. It is actually there way of playing around, especially with other goats. Now, knowing that […]

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How Many Breeds of Goats Are There?

By Evan

Looking for the right kind of goat breed seems easy and effortless. Most people just simply choose the type of breed, either milk breed, meat breed or fiber breed, where each type of breed includes dozens of specific goat breeds. But do you know exactly how many breeds of goats are there? You’d actually be […]

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