Breeds of Goat in Kerala

 

Malabari

Malabariís habitat is Northern Kerala. It is a dual purpose breed for milk and meat. Lactation yield is 180 Kg in 180 days. Head is of medium size with Roman nose. Ears are long. Usually horned. Donít have any uniform color.
Osmanabadi

Osmanabadiís habitat is in Andhra Pradesh. It is a dual purpose breed for milk and meat. Milk Yield is 1 Kg/day.
Sangamneri

Sangamneri is useful for meat and hair purpose. Body colour white, black or brown with spots. Ears are medium and drooping, udder small
References Kerala Agricultural University. 2001. Package of Practices- Recommendations: Veterinary and Animal Husbandry, Kerala Agricultural University, Trichur. .