domestic goat


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Synonyms for domestic goat

any of various breeds of goat raised for milk or meat or wool

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A domestic goat track, on the other hand, looks very much like a deer track on its outer margins.
capricolum in pleural fluid, the lack of findings indicative of alternative etiologic agents, and the reproduction of the disease in the domestic goat with isolation of M.
Goats: Domestic goats (Ovis species) may serve as hosts for all stages of the life cycle of A.
Consequences of plant-chemical diversity for domestic goat food preference in Mediterranean forests.
Through cross-breeding, the import of Boer goats aims to improve the quality of domestic goat species.
Structure and genetic relationships between Brazilian naturalized and exotic purebred goat domestic goat (Capra hircus) breeds based on microsatellites.
The domestic goat (Capra hircus) is one of the most important livestock species in animal husbandry.
7% of the total genetic variation was explained by a difference between goat breeds from different continents (Europe, Africa, Asia and Middle and Near East) and also they noted that mithochondrial DNA types found in Mongolian goat samples were represented in all three domestic goat lineages.
They are threatened by illegal hunting, habitat destruction, and competition from domestic goats and sheep.
There is a greater demand for domestic goats centered around the time of the festival," said Abdullah Al-Ghait, a sheep trader.
However, domestic goats attended by herders were observed in the northwestern and southern part of MDC, approximately 5 km from the proposed bighorn sheep release sites.
They are a mixture of various breeds of wild and domestic goats and are often culled to control their numbers.
Present-day domestic goats may look humble, but they harbor more genetic diversity than any other livestock species.