Kingdom - Animalia
Phylum - Chordata
Class - Mammalia
Order - Artiodactyla
Family - Bovidae
Genus - Capra



Goats originated from the mountainous areas of west Asia and eastern Europe, grazing on hillsides and plains. Modern day common goats are known as domesticated goats and are thought to be very closely related to a sheep.
Scientific Info
Scientific Name - Capra Aegagrus Hircus
Type - Mammal
Diet - Herbivore
Size - 40-80cm (15.7-31.5in)
Weight - 54-77kg (120-170lbs)
Top Speed - 17km/h (10mph)
Life Span - 10-15 years
Lifestyle - Herd
Conservation Status - Least Concern
Colour - Brown, Black, White, Tan
Skin Type - Fur
Favourite Food - Grass
Habitat - Dry woodland and mountainous regions
Average Clutch Size - 2
Main Prey - Grass, Fruit, Leaves
Predators - Human, Wolf, Mountain Lion
Distinctive Features - Long ears and two horns

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