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Goat Facts

- A male goat is called a billy.

- A female goat is called a nanny.

- A baby goat is called a kid.

- There are over 210 breeds of goats in the world.

- The life span of a goat is 9-12 years in the wild.

- Goat meat is sometimes called "chevon".

- Castrated male goats are called wethers.

- Cashmere is one of the most precious natural fibres in the world.

- A common misconception is that goats will eat anything.

- Goat's milk is easier to digest than cow's milk.