Dwarf goat

At the Cincinnati Zoo Children's Zoo.

The Nigerian dwarf goat is a rare breed of domestic miniature dairy goat. Despite its miniature size, a female goat can produce two quarts of sweet milk a day.


  • Where to see them: Domesticated from West Africa
  • Height: Up to 2 ft
  • Weight: 75 lbs
  • Lifespan: 15 to 20 yrs
  • Diet: Hay and grain
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