What Do You Know About The Kiko Goat?

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What Do You Know About The Kiko Goat?

This meat goat originates from New Zeeland was actually created in the 1980s. He is the mixture of local wild goats from New Zealand and a breed of imported dairy goat billies of the Anglo-Nubian, Saanen and Toggenburg bread. What do you know about this breed? Take our quiz and find out.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What's its scientific name?
    • A. 

      Aegagrus

    • B. 

      Hircus

    • C. 

      Capra aegagrus hircus

    • D. 

      Capra

  • 2. 
    What's its higher classification?
    • A. 

      Bear

    • B. 

      Bird

    • C. 

      Goat

    • D. 

      Horse

  • 3. 
    What is this breed normally used for?
    • A. 

      As a pet

    • B. 

      It's meat

    • C. 

      It's fur

    • D. 

      It's milk

  • 4. 
    What's their horn status?
    • A. 

      Horned

    • B. 

      Unhorned

    • C. 

      Horned/unhorned

    • D. 

      It's unknown

  • 5. 
    What is the most notable characteristic of this breed?
    • A. 

      They are very big

    • B. 

      They are parasite resistant

    • C. 

      They make lots of milk

    • D. 

      They are very aggressive

  • 6. 
    When was it first imported to the US?
    • A. 

      1989

    • B. 

      1992

    • C. 

      1995

    • D. 

      1999

  • 7. 
    What does the term Kiko mean in the Maori language?
    • A. 

      Meat

    • B. 

      Milk

    • C. 

      Butter

    • D. 

      Fur

  • 8. 
    What's the advantage with this breed according to farmers?
    • A. 

      That it doesn't make noises

    • B. 

      That it doesn't need a lot of maintenance

    • C. 

      That it can survive and grow even under non-ideal/harsh condition

    • D. 

      That is doesn't eat a lot

  • 9. 
    What's their color?
    • A. 

      Brown

    • B. 

      Yellow

    • C. 

      White, cream, red, brown, and black.

    • D. 

      Gray

  • 10. 
    What's the average weight for the female Kiko?
    • A. 

      150 pounds

    • B. 

      170 pounds

    • C. 

      180 pounds

    • D. 

      145 pounds