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African Pygmy Goat

Scientific Name

apra aegagrus hircus

👀 Animal Footmark

Learn more about them below

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Fun Fact!
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Life Span

In the wild

12-20 years

at the zoo

Up to 20 years



40-70 pounds


18-21 inches at the shoulder 



A lot of insects and occasionally plants.


Originated from Africa

They are adaptable animals, found in a variety of habitats including mountains, deserts, and grasslands.

Conservation Status

Least Concern (LC)

Learn more about their conversion status.

The IUCN, International Union for Conservation of Natur maintains the Red List, a global database assessing the conservation status of species. It's a vital tool for tracking endangered species and guiding conservation efforts.

in the twin valleys

African Pygmy Goat
On Map
Visit them at Brantford Nature's Getaway

Navigate to them across our 25 acres.

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