Anglo-Nubian

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Anglo-Nubian

English breed of dairy goat. Mostly all black, but may be any color. Characterized by prominent roman nose and large drooped ears. Called also Nubian (USA).
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I recall with fondness our yellow Labrador, Shandy; my primary school best friend's tabby cat Tiger; and even one of the McCrum's idiosyncratic pets, Floppy the Nubian goat.
ANIMAL MAGIC: Jacob Swainson, five, Lauren Nicholson, three and Jessica Swainson, eight, with an Anglo Nubian goat (PW030813Aemley-13)
5 year old Einir Rowlands from Cwm Tir Mynach, Bala, feeding a Anglo Nubian goat
Cathexis cites the following behaviors -- heretofore considered unremarkable by psychiatrists -- as evidence of Napoleon's borderline personality disorder: his frequent screaming fits when his wife Josephine refused to spoon-feed him at state dinners; his reckless impulsiveness, evidenced by reports that the diminutive commander snuck up behind his lieutenants with a tiding crop and a croissant and delivered what he called "les tromps de la guerre;" his fear of being abandoned and unloved, which predictably enough caused lifelong bedwetting and an urge to control everybody, everywhere, all the time; and his periodic delusions of grandeur, during which he repeatedly claimed to be a 6'8" Nubian goat herder sent to France on a secret mission for the Sun God.
There also will be a Nubian goat named Kissimee at the youth fair, along with a horse named Stormy, a Hereford named Oreo, a lamb named Buttercup and the piglets of a half-ton hog named Mischief, among many additional animals.
The British Goat Society Breed Challenge Certificate for the Best Anglo Nubian Goat that has borne a kid:
2 -- color) All of the animals at The Gentle Barn in Santa Clarita, including Nubian goat Bambi, right, were rescued animals.
Vicki Hardy and her Anglo Nubian goat, Saffron took first prize in the goat contest, which only returned to Honley Show in 2010.
Beals' son, Eliot Beals of Wayland, walk with Gunther, a Nubian goat, along one of the trails at Beals Preserve in Southboro Sunday.
1 -- color in SAC edition only) Sydney, a Nubian goat, watches over her playful young kid Monday in the barnyard at Magic Mountain in Valencia.
2) A nubian goat lets off steam during recent cold weather at Heifer International's Overlook Farm in Rutland.
Photo: (1) Joann Hall of Burbank visits her daughter's Nubian goat Saturday at the San Fernando Valley Fair, held through today in Burbank.