African Pygmy Goat

African Pygmy Goat 

The African Pygmy goat is known for its ability to survive on poor pasture. They are vegetarians that prefer to browse rather than graze. To reach high branches they stand on their hind legs. Both sexes of African Pygmy goats have horns.

FAST FACTS
SCIENTIFIC NAME CAPRA HIRCUS
WHERE IN THE WILD?
ORIGINATED IN THE CAMEROON VALLEY OF WEST AFRICA
WHAT'S ON THE MENU?
ENJOY VARIETY IN DIET, INCLUDING WOODY PLANTS, HAY , OATS, PELLETS
LIFE EXPECTANCY
10-18 YEARS