An item about goats - they are bred for their milk and to help trim the turf roof of the owners log cabin.
New Forest, Hampshire.
Various shots of a Norwegian style log cabin with a turf roof. On the roof, a goat nibbles the turf to keep it trim, its leash is held by a woman.
C/U of a goat. M/S of a goat jumping over a fence. M/S of a herd of goats going into a barn. A woman goes into a pen and separates a Billy from a Nanny goat. She leads the Nanny onto a bench to milk her. Various shots of the goat being milked.
M/S of the Billy goats - they are kept away from the Nannies as they make the milk smell (!?). Various shots of Billies in a field butting each other.
The goats are all British Toggenburg. One of women featured is Mrs. M. E. Platten (sp.)
Cuts exist - please see separate record.