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Many breeds and species of goats and sheep look alike, especially when you compare such animals in the middle east and India. Goats and sheep are different species, of different subfamilies. Both have unbranched non-deciduous horns, but sheep have tear ducts below their eyes, and scent glands under their dewclaws. Goats do not. Raspberry, Portland, Oregon
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Are a goat and sheep the same animal?

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