Pygmy Goats

Pygmy goats are miniature goats. They are extremely intelligent and playful, pygmy goats will get bored without a companion to play with they make fantastic pets and come in a variety of colours ranging from brown, black and red to golden with white markings.

Pygmy goats are very hardy, and adapt to the cold by producing a thick, woolly undercoat. Pygmy goats are one of the few breeds of goat that will breed out of season. They will therefore produce more than one baby goat, or kid, per season. They are hardy, alert, and playful with even temperaments. Pygmy Goats are very sociable and love people and other goats. Since they are herd creatures, they do not like being alone, something to consider before buying pygmy goats.Pygmy Goats If they are to be kept as pets, pygmy goats should also have their horns removed (a procedure called debudding) in order to prevent them from hurting people or other goats.

Pygmy Goats are also notoriously curious and often get their horns stuck in fences or other tight spots. Pygmy GoatsDebudding is safest and least painful when done at an early age. Pygmy Goats love human contact and if handled and kept fit and healthy make wonderful pets for children and adults alike. They are friendly, gentle and very very inquisitive.

More Information on Pygmy Goats

If you would like more information, or to chat with others with an interest in Pygmy Goats you will shortly be able to register on the righthand side of this screen. It is free and quick plus you will be able to take advantage of an increasing number of features to be made available on this website shortly including user forums, a facility to upload your pictures of Pygmy Goats to share with others and receive emails notifying you of updated content. Also there are some great books at the top of this page, some on goats generally and some specific to Pygmy Goats.

In the meantime please use our contact form to let us know what you would like to see on this site, or simply to let us know what you think of it, or Pygmy Goats for that matter!

pygmygoatinfo.co.uk is a participant in the Amazon Europe S.à r.l. Associates Programme, an affiliate advertising programme designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.co.uk