The Book of the Goat - Containing Full Particulars of the by H. Pegler

By H. Pegler

The booklet of the Goat in its unique version used to be the 1st paintings dedicated to the topic published within the English language. First released in London within the Eighteen Eighties, it's now a really scarce and fascinating publication in any early variation. we've got re-published the 1917 variation incorporating the unique textual content and classic pictures and illustrations. This version have been significantly revised and enlarged giving many extra pages of complete details in this renowned animal. 300 and 66 pages comprise twenty 9 precise chapters: beginning and Early heritage of the Goat; sorts of Goats; British Milch Goats; Continental Milch Goats; Oriental and African Goats; The Angora or "Mohair" Goat; The Cashmere or "Shawl" Goat; go Bred Goats; making a choice on a Milch Goat; Housing; Pasturing; Stall Feeding; Breeding; Rearing childrens; Milking; Goats' Milk; Its Virtues and Utilities; Goats' Butter and Cheese; The Flesh of the Goat; different items; The Goat as a Foster mom; He-Goats and Goat-Carriages; Goat Farming; exhibits and displaying; The British Goat Society; Goats and the Malta Fever; ailments, Parasites, and so on; Dishorning; fighting progress of Horns; Breeding Hornless Goats. and so on. due to the fact this booklet used to be first released the development in goat holding has been so much marked. the development within the tradition of the goat as a resource of milk, fleece and meat has been appear no longer in England by myself, yet globally. This ancient checklist might be of significant curiosity to goat keepers around the globe, with a lot of its content material closing correct even to this day.

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