Have you ever thought about growing your homestead by adding goats but decided against it due to the wear and tear of fencing? Well, how about pygmy goats? We, like many people, knew how sweet goats were and wanted to add them to our ranch, but were cautious due to their jumping capabilities and their love for plants. Then we started researching pygmy goats and soon found out that there are actually two types of miniature goats in the United States: the pygmy goat and the Nigerian dwarf goat. Both were brought over from Africa in the 1950s. Typically, pygmy goats are stocky and originally used for meat whereas the Nigerian dwarf is used for milk produc….