Goats

Goats — Angora

Location:

Small Animal Barn, Canada Agriculture and Food Museum

About:

This small goat originated in Angora (now Ankara), Turkey. The Angora has long, white, curly hair. They are sheared like sheep to obtain mohair. The fleece can weigh as much as 10 kilograms (22 pounds). Angora goats have horns and floppy ears and are very hardy.

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