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African Goose

African Goose

Scientific name: Anser cygnoides domesticus

Country / Place of origin: China

History: The African Goose is a large bird which is descended from the wild Swan Goose (Anser cygnoides), from China. The African Goose has been a popular domesticated breed in the West since the 1800's. The African Goose was admitted to the American Poultry Association's Standard of Perfection in 1874.

Reviews
Owners say:
Wonderful:
entertaining, education programs, Guard Goose, beautiful breed, friendly goose
Challenging:
guard attack behavior, aggressive chase, angry goose, foot fence, intimidation
Interesting:
little quieter
Overall review
  • Currently 100
4.5 (6)
rotyuu
GooseGoose was a bird my mom got at the same time as ...
Review by: rotyuu (16) 23 days ago
  • Currently 100
5.00
Shadowmere
These were definitely the best geese we had. I think ...
Review by: Shadowmere (11) January 15, 2014 21:56
  • Currently 100
5.00
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MakiahTime
When I first saw these geese I could swear they were ...
Review by: MakiahTime (12) July 17, 2012 22:48
  • Currently 100
3.00
Holy Mt Farm
These are the friendliest geese we have ever owned. ...
Review by: Holy Mt Farm (1) March 20, 2012 09:02
  • Currently 100
5.00
Brian Nelson
A bit on the noisy side but that is why I wanted them.
Review by: Brian Nelson (4) May 14, 2011 21:32
  • Currently 100
5.00

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