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The domestic goat is a subspecies of goat domesticated from the wild goat of southwest Asia and Eastern Europe. The goat is a member of the family Bovidae and is closely related to the sheep as both are in the goat-antelope subfamily Caprinae. There are over 300 distinct breeds of goat. Goats are one of the oldest domesticated species, and have been used for their milk, meat, hair, and skins over much of the world.

In the 20th century, they have gained popularity as pets. Female goats.. more

Similar species: Even-toed Ungulates
Species identified by WildFlower
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Uploaded Jan 4, 2013. Captured Dec 30, 2012 13:06 in Truman 19-21, Ramat Gan, Israel.
  • NIKON D3X
  • f/7.1
  • 1/80s
  • ISO400
  • 200mm