Cashmere Goat

January 2009
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
Reference Entry
Cashmere Goat, the animal that provides the luxurious cashmere wool. The goat lives in the mountains of Tibet and Kashmir, feeding on twigs, buds, and heather. Goats living at high altitudes have yellow coats that produce fine, soft wool; those living far down in the valleys are white and have coarser hair.


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