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rnMinirnOberhasli, also called an Oberian, and formally called MiniaturernOberhasli, Goats are dairy goats that were createdrnby breeding a Nigerian Dwarf with an Oberhasli Goat. Mini-Oberhasli Goats produce from 4 to 10 pounds of milk per day.


rnrnThey are registered by thernprivately owned Miniature Dairy GoatrnAssociation (MDGA) and The Miniature Goat Registry, which is a nonprofit corporation. The minimum heightrnfor does is 21 inches and 23 inches for bucks. Maximum height standards forrnpurebreds are 28 inches for does and 30 inches for bucks. They are most oftenrnred bay with black markings, although they also may be pure black and onlyrnrarely red (not accepted for registration). The Mini-Oberhasli should be arnmid-sized version of the Oberhasli dairy goat; however, at this time, one traitrnthat came exclusively from their Nigerian ancestors is still allowed: bluerneyes.


rnrnMinirnOberhaslis arernconsidered purebred after six generations of breeding Mini-Oberhasli tornMini-Oberhasli. Red bay and black are accepted colors at this time, with smallrnamounts of white allowed. The final purebred Oberian should still bernapproximately 50% Nigerian and 50% Oberhasli.


rnrnMinirnOberhaslis are considered by some to be the ideal urban dairy goat because theyrnare smaller than standard dairy goats, give more milk than Nigerian Dwarves,rnand have gentle, friendly, and quiet personalities.



Mini Oberhasli Goats Associations


International Dairy Goat Registry - International Fiber Breed Registry - www.idgr-ifbr.com


Miniature Dairy Goat Association Miniature Dairy Goat Association - www.miniaturedairygoats.net


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