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Breeds of Livestock - Canary Island Goats

Breeds of Livestock - Canary Island Goats

Canary Island

canary-island-goat-9.jpgAlso Known By: Chèvre espagnole, Güera

These goats are found in Spain.  They are kept primarily for milk production and are found in any color.  The horns are sabre or twisted.

Reference:

Mason, I.L. 1996. A World Dictionary of Livestock Breeds, Types and Varieties. Fourth Edition. C.A.B International. 273 pp.
Photographs:

Michael von Luttwitz, Max-Friesenegger-Str. 22, D-86899 Landsberg, Germany

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