cashmere goat :
- n Himalayan goat having a silky undercoat highly prized as cashmere wool
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- Snow leopard under threat from cashmere trade
A rising global demand for cashmere is putting the snow leopard and other native wildlife in Central Asia under threat, according to a new study. Domestic cashmere goats are raised in many parts of Central Asia for their luxurious fur coats. Although cashmere production is not new, the global demand for this product has increased dramatically, and goat numbers have almost tripled in some areas ...
July 24, 2013 - Environmental News Network