Goats raising is actually very rewarding.. you take care of them and they take care of you. They are some smart animals and they know who their "parent" is. Not to compare them to a cat or a dog but they really can be just as good of a pet.
Some go as far as creating works of art from them.. growing out their hair and brushing them on daily basis... providing them a soft clean pillow to sleep on. Strapping on a bow and showing the goats at the goat shows is the satisfying peak for them.
I think just having them around to watch and laugh at is plenty gratifying though.. maybe later even having a nice slow roasted goat will be a great conclusion. :)
Learn about goats raising in an ebook called "A Beginner's Guide To Raising Goats" that you can find at http://www.RaisingGoatsGuide.com
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