Saturday, February 16, 2013

Fact of the Day: Mountain King

Despite being called a mountain goat, the animal is not a true goat. Goats are members of the genus Capra, while the mountain goat is the sole living-member of the genus Oreamnos. They both are closely related as both belong to the sub-family Caprinae. 

11 comments:

joy said...

Another knowledge for the day:)

JJ said...

it's pretty though.

Pilar Domínguez said...

oh, it´s so pretty! I love goats and animals like this one( although it is not a goat, heheeh) Kisses:)

Sharon said...

haha he looks happy with a smile on his face

Pat Hatt said...

Never knew that, he sure shows off his stuff too.

Just Keepin It Real, Folks! said...

He sure is cute!!! Wonder if you could tame him?

MEcoy said...

another interesting trivia adam tho we dont have such animal here

betty said...

First time visiting your blog; I see your comments usually above mine on Pat's blog pretty consistently so I thought I would check out your blog. Elegant looking "goat". He almost looks very wise in this picture!

betty

Unknown said...

it's beautiful !!!!!

Filip and Kristel said...

He certainly looks like a king. Top.

Greetings,
Filip

Teddi said...

what? my brain hurts again.