Goat Fiber Information

This collection of URLs is maintained in an effort to make information available to the textile community.

If you would like to have a site listed, please send email to: Rosemary Brock


"The Cashmere Dream" by Sue Lasswell
This site, from the Homesteader's Connection, talks about raising cashmere.

Colored Angora Goats
This site, from Melodie Hill, talks about the naturally-colored Angora goats.

"Fragil Goats, Soft Coats" by Lynn Tilton
This site, from New Holland News Online, talks about raising Angora goats in Texas.

History of Cashmere
This site, from Forte Fibers, gives general information on cashmere.

Our Age-Old Mohair Craft
From the Singing Hills Ranch, pictures of their goat shearing and mohair processing.

Preparation and Classing of Goat Fleeces
This Agriculture Western Australian site provides some good information on angora and cashmere goats.

Shearing Angora Goats
This site, from Melodie Hill, shows before and after photos of an angora goat.

Shahtoosh - The Fiber of the Gods
This site, from Royal Cashmere, provides information on a super-fine cashmere goat.

Understanding Cashmere's Value
This site, from Forte Fibers, gives general information on cashmere.

Wool & Mohair Grades
Basic information on fiber grading systems.


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