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Obviously not sheep, but I totally need some Angora goats on my fiber farm! Even if the idea of shearing these guys make my head hurt. ready for their 6 monthly shearing Cute Baby Animals, Farm Animals, Animals And Pets, Funny Animals, Wild Animals, Alpacas, Beautiful Creatures, Animals Beautiful, Photo Animaliere

Angora Goat (looks like a Sheep)

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Learn about raising Cashmere goats for their luxurious fiber. Plus the goat's milk! Babydoll Sheep, Farm Animals, Cute Animals, Goat Care, Animal Fibres, Raising Goats, Goat Farming, Baby Goats, Livestock

Cashmere Goats, Babydoll Sheep, and More!

This California couple chucked city life for 50 acres and lots of projects

Kashmir Mountain Goat, or Cashmere Goat (Capra hircus laniger) native to the Himalayas of India Nature Animals, Farm Animals, Cute Animals, Wild Animals, Goat Picture, Animals With Horns, Sheep Pig, Big Horn Sheep, Himalaya

Kashmir Goat (early morning snow, Pen y Gogarth)

Kashmir Mountain Goats, here seen in the snow, can be found in several herds across the Great Orme Headland. Experiencing freezing winter conditions like their ancestors in northern india they have developed thicker shaggier coats over the one hundred years they have roamed wild on the limestone headland. more info at www.greatorme.org.uk

Kashmir Mountain Goat, or Cashmere Goat (Capra hircus laniger) native to the Himalayas of India Nature Animals, Farm Animals, Cute Animals, Wild Animals, Goat Picture, Animals With Horns, Sheep Pig, Big Horn Sheep, Himalaya

Kashmir Goat (early morning snow, Pen y Gogarth)

Kashmir Mountain Goats, here seen in the snow, can be found in several herds across the Great Orme Headland. Experiencing freezing winter conditions like their ancestors in northern india they have developed thicker shaggier coats over the one hundred years they have roamed wild on the limestone headland. more info at www.greatorme.org.uk

The process of grooming angora goats are very easy and simple. Here we are describing the process and importance of grooming angora goats. Raising Farm Animals, Raising Goats, Keeping Goats, Goat Care, Nigerian Dwarf Goats, Ranch Farm, The Neighbor, Goat Farming, Livestock

Grooming Angora Goats: Guide For How to Groom Angora Goats

The process of grooming angora goats are very easy and simple. Here we are describing the process and importance of grooming angora goats. Angora goats are world famous for their quality mohair production. They are relatively smaller sized goats and very hardy.

15 Of The Most Adorable Newborn Animals Newborn Animals, Cute Baby Animals, Animal Babies, Cute Goats, Barnyard Animals, Baby Goats, Cute Little Baby, Animals Of The World, Nature Animals

Noori, la primer cabra de lana pashmina clonada, presentada en la Universidad Sher-e-Kashmir de Ciencias Agrícolas y Tecnología. Foto: EFE.

Goat Breeds Around the World Yarn Animals, Animals And Pets, Getter, Sheep Pig, Musk Ox, Goat Farming, Textiles, Horses And Dogs, Zoos

Goats By Breed - Zhongwei

Zhongwei goats are produced only in the arid desert steppes of some counties in the Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region and Gansu Province. They live chiefly, if not solely, on salty or sandy plants or shrubs. The kids are slaughtered at 35 days of age for their pelts, which have white, lustrous staples and attractive curls.

Learn Mongolian secrets to raising cashmere goats; why Mongolian cashmere is the softest in the world; and how it gets from the Gobi cashmere factories to a shop near you! Mongolia, English Style, Ibex Goat, Holland, Musk Ox, Spinning Wool, Cashmere Wool, Cashmere Cardigan, Downy

Mongolian Cashmere Goats

Learn Mongolian secrets to raising cashmere goats; why Mongolian cashmere is the softest in the world; and how it gets from the Gobi cashmere factories to a shop near you!

 It's hard to find cashmere to recycle in anything thicker than lace weight, but I think it's well worth the trouble of unraveling all that length and then holding multiple strands together when you crochet it. Alpacas, Farm Animals, Funny Animals, Cute Animals, Sheep Pig, Raising Goats, Goat Farming, Baby Goats, Hobby Farms

Adopt a Cashmere Goat in Italy

Adopt a cashmere goat from Nora Kravis' Chianti Cashmere in Italy.

Pashmina refers to a type of cashmere wool and textiles made from cashmere. The name comes from pashmineh, from the Persian meaning "made from wool". For hundreds of years, cashmere have been manufacturered in Kashmir and Nepal. Yarn Animals, Cute Animals, Goat Toys, Goat Farming, Cashmere Wool, Cashmere Sweaters, Textiles, Animal Kingdom, Goats

For the Fabric Nerd: Wool Fiber Types (A Fashionable Stitch)

Not all woolens are created equal. Here’s where we’re going to get super snobby! Let’s talk about wool fiber types. So, what does this mean, wool fiber? It refers to the animal that the wool comes fro

Fleece from the baby Hyrcus goats of Mongolia and northern China creates Loro Piana’s exceptionally soft Baby Cashmere. Photo courtesy of Loro Piana.

Khyber Bazaar on Twitter

“Collection of #cashmere for #Pashmina #Shawls form Capra Hircus (goat) For real Pashmina Shawl http://t.co/ctmybOKO9U”

Thanks to the growing number of goats in China, your cashmere sweater is now cheap as hell. But thanks to your sweater, the once green frontier of China's Inner Mongolia looks increasingly like hell too. Those goats, who have grown in number along Becoming Human, Cost Of Goods, Cheap Sweaters, China, Cashmere Wool, Livestock, Animals And Pets, Sheep, Goats

17 Facts You Probably Didn't Know About Cashmere

Demand for Cashmere is always high because it's special kind of wool. Read 17 facts that make cashmere so special.

Changthangi or Pashmina Goat is a breed of goat from Tibet or neighbouring areas in the Ladakhi Changthang, usually raised for meat or cashmere wool (known as pashmina once woven). These goats grow a thick, warm fleece. Types Of Goats, Miniature Cattle, Nights In White Satin, Raising Goats, Organic Beef, Pashmina Shawl, Cashmere Wool, Livestock, Farm Animals

17 Incredibly Handsome Longhaired Goat Breeds and Their Importance

Domestic goats or Capra aegagrus hircus are among the oldest animals primarily raised for their meat, milk and fiber or goatskin. There are several recognized goat breeds in the world. Depending on their primary use, they can be categorized as dairy goats