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

Published Media



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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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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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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