Goats — Angora


Small Animal Barn, Canada Agriculture and Food Museum


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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