Angora goat


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Angora goat

n.
Any of a breed of domestic goats having long silky hair.

Angora goat

n
(Breeds) a breed of domestic goat with long soft hair
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Noun1.Angora goat - a domestic breed of goat raised for its long silky hair which is the true mohairAngora goat - a domestic breed of goat raised for its long silky hair which is the true mohair
Capra hircus, domestic goat - any of various breeds of goat raised for milk or meat or wool
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And already the site of the house is undiscoverable, the location of the stone walls may be deduced from the configuration of the landscape, and I am renewing the battle, putting in angora goats to browse away the brush that has overrun Haska's clearing and choked Haska's apple trees to death.
Among the competition winners was young shepherd Tom Evans, of Four Crosses, while Debbie Francis, Llanidloes, took first for the best Angora goat fleece and Shropshire's Jayne Bowen won the heavy horse section.
Investigating the Angora goat agro-pastoral production system in southern Australia.
A note about Angora goats: An Angora goat is usually trimmed set back on its rump --a position used for shearing as well as for hoof trimming.
In this research, annual changes of thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH), thyroxine (T4), triiodothyronine (T3) and cortisol hormones were studied on 13 heads of 1.5 years old Angora goat (6 heads of female and 7 heads of male).
A review of the available literature revealed that, although the macroscopic anatomical studies on the CCG, and its branches of the ungulates have been described in detail on the pig (Kabak et al., 2005), roe deer (Kabak & Ounk, 2010), Angora goat (Ari et al., 2010), white yak (Shao et al., 2011), yak (Shao et al, 2007), Bactrian camel (Cui-Sheng et al., 1998), donkey (Ozgel et al., 2004), and dromedary camel (Nourinezhad et al., 2015), to date, it seems to be no article pertaining to detailed gross anatomy of the bovine CCG and its branches.
What name is given to the hair of the Angora goat? 3.
The talk outlined the history of the Angora goat from 2,000 years ago when it was only to be found in Turkey and subsequently reared in South Africa in 1838 and then the States in 1849, reaching a world wide production of 240,000 tons by the 1900s.
Angora goat management is also a mohair preparation activity since it can greatly affect the quantity and quality of fiber production.
Markhoz goat breed, known as Angora goat in other places, was previously scattered in the Iranian provinces of Western Azerbaijan, Kurdistan, and Kermanshah [1] but is currently distributed only in a small part of Kurdistan and a few villages of Western Azerbaijan provinces.
Markhoz goat, known as Angora goat in other places, is one of the most important goat breeds in Iran.
The three-year-old Angora goat was supposed to have a supporting role at Bethlehem Church in Fergus Falls, Minnesota, in the US.