No matter what animal you want to own as a pet, there are certain things that you need to find out before making any commitment. For example, knowing how long an animal lives. However, that is not often something that owners want to know, although they need to. It can feel like you are planning for their lives, or when you will be “free”. That is not the reality, though. People have goals, aspirations, and wants. Also, things can turn up unexpectedly meaning that you are unable to look after the pet that you have. So, with that in mind, how long do pet pygmy goats live?
Pet pygmies are wonderful pets, with a similar character to a dog, providing that you give them the attention they need and deserve. Also, providing you have the right environment, they will be your companion for up to 15 years! Therefore, make sure you have a plan for those 15 years, ensuring that you will always have somewhere suitable for them to live before taking on a new pet.