Goats

Resources About Goats

Everything you wanted to know (and some stuff you probably didn’t) about goat health checks!
Everything you wanted to know (and some stuff you probably didn't) about goat health checks!
Close-up of a caregiver kneeling next to a goat and holding up their front foot to trim.
A short guide on how to trim a goat’s hooves and common goat hoof care concerns!
A short guide on how to trim a goat's hooves and common goat hoof care concerns!
Want to learn more about sheep and goat care? Check out Basic Sheep And Goat Care Part 1!
Want to learn more about sheep and goat care? Check out Basic Sheep And Goat Care Part 1!
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A volunteer translation of Techniques & Practices For Responsible Goat Care into French!
A volunteer translation of Techniques & Practices For Responsible Goat Care into French!
Nutritional, living space, and social recommendations for a younger goat or kid in an animal sanctuary environment!
Nutritional, living space, and social recommendations for a younger goat or kid in an animal sanctuary environment!

Fun Facts About Goats

Did you know that goats are more likely to have their ears pointed forward when they are experiencing positive emotions than when experiencing negative emotions? Also, the pitch of their voice is more likely to be steady when feeling positive emotions, whereas it may go up and down more when they are feeling distressed.
Want to get on a goat’s good side? Start with smiling! Goats are able to differentiate between happy and unhappy human faces. And they have been found to prefer happy faces!
Did you know that goats can develop accents? That’s right: The vocalization of kids has been studied, and it was discovered that their voice can change to sound more like other goats they are with when they are moved to different social groups!

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