Archive

An extensive archive of material will be available soon. Ray Werner has spent 60 years researching rare goats of Britain and Ireland as well as other northern hemisphere landrace goats and has made his work available for this archive.

In addition, this archive holds audio of lectures from the Rare Breeds conferences, film clips and a vast gallery of photos of Old Irish and landrace goats of Britain, Ireland and
elsewhere. 

Published Media

An Irish TV Broadcast

A sanctuary and visitor center in Mulranny County Mayo, has been built to protect the endangered old Irish goat.

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Old Irish Goat ARCHIVE

Over 200 articles written by Ray Werner, President of the Old Irish Goat Society, researcher and rare breed specialist, is now available.  This...

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The National Herd Sanctuary

Minister Michael Ring turned the sod in celebration of the new 5-acre sanctuary in Mulranny. It stretches from the N59 to near the...

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A Decade for a Dream

It was almost 10 years ago that Old Irish goats were discovered among the feral herds of Mulranny mountains; a hardy animal that...

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The Old Irish Goat Project

The old Irish Goat Society Reporter Tracey May Halloran of The Western People interviews Sean Carolan, Chairman of Mulranny Tidy Towns and member...

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A Shaggy Goat Story

Source: The Mayo News | 09/07/2013 Mayo – Mulranny in particular – could now be the last stronghold of the rare, distinctive, gorgeously...

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Articles

Article

A Decade for a Dream

It was almost 10 years ago that Old Irish goats were discovered among the feral herds of Mulranny mountains; a hardy animal that had survived

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Videos

Video

Tourist Potential of the Old Irish Goat in Mulranny

Carol Loftus, Mulranny Tourism is interviewed on The Great Western Greenway during Heritage Week by Tracey Halloran, reporter with The Western People. Carol speaks about the tourism potential of the Old Irish Goat for Mulranny and Co. Mayo and the importance of saving Ireland’s native goat.

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Video

RTE One Nationwide

RTE ONE broadcast on 20/02/2011 The Old Irish goat story starts at 8:49 minutes into the program and ends at at 17:40 minutes.

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Documents