Boer goats were bred at the beginning of the twentieth century, their homeland is South Africa. This is one of the world's most popular beef breeds, but they are not intended for the production of milk. Painting mostly white with a brown head, but there are others, they grow rapidly, early mature, have a high resistance to diseases, are well adapted to climatic conditions. Boer goats have quiet temperament, good maternal instinct, they are caring mother.
In addition to commercial use, the goats are kept as a decorative, for participation in exhibitions. Some owners can afford to keep boer goats for beauty and pleasure, especially because they are quiet, gentle and very loving.