Effects of type, sex and age on goat skin and leather characteristics

M. Salehi, I. Kadim, O. Mahgoub, Sh Negahdari, R. S Eshraghi Naeeni*

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This study evaluated the potential of two goat types (hairy and cashmere) for quality and quantity of skin and leather production. Goat skins (200: males n ≤ 80, and females n ≤ 120) of two age groups (

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)638-644
Number of pages7
JournalAnimal Production Science
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 2014


  • area
  • extension
  • tensile strength
  • thickness
  • weight

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Animal Science and Zoology
  • Food Science


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