Best Goat Breeds for Milk, Meat, Fiber and Saving Space

Thinking about getting some goats?  There are so many different breeds to choose from but determining what you will be using the goats for will help you decide which breed is the right fit.  This is a short list of some of the best breeds available for milk, meat or fiber production along with the mini breeds that will save you space.

MILK PRODUCTION:

  • Nubian
  • Saanen
  • Alpine
  • LaMancha
  • Peacock
  • Verata

MEAT PRODUCTION

  • Boer
  • Fainting
  • Spanish
  • Nubian
  • Verata

FIBER PRODUCTION

  • Angora
  • Pygora
  • Cashmere
  • Nogora

MINI BREEDS

  • Nigerian Dwarf
  • Pygmy
  • Mini Crosses
  • Kinders