Kōrero: Goats and goat farming

Arapawa goat (2 o 2)

Arapawa goat

Arapawa goats are probably descended from goats liberated by James Cook on Arapawa Island, in the Marlborough Sounds. They have developed into a line of attractive, distinctive, dark-headed animals. They are protected in a privately owned 180-hectare wildlife sanctuary, along with sheep and pigs that have also been isolated on the island. Visitors are welcome.

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Private collection
Photographs by Betty Rowe

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Allan Gillingham, 'Goats and goat farming - Goats in New Zealand', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/16584/arapawa-goat (accessed 29 January 2020)

He kōrero nā Allan Gillingham, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008