Books and Downloads

Downloads and Books

To check on the availability of publications and videos, receive a firm quotation, to include postage and packing, contact the BGS Secretary.

Note that some books can be purchased on line.

Rules and Regulations 2016

Download Milk Recording Manual (.pdf format, Acrobat Reader needed – see below)

British Goat Society Publications

An Introduction to the Goat
British Goats are Best
Buying Your First Goat
Care of the In Kid Goat
Facts About Goats
Goats as Pets
Goat Farming as an Alternative Enterprise
Goats for Dairy Produce
Goats for Meat
Keeping Goats – Basic Requirements


Breeds of Goats £1.50 + £1.00 p&p
Goat Feeding £2.00 + £1.00 p&p
Goat Keeping £4.00 + £1.00 p&p
Easy Dairying £3.00 + £1.00 p&p
A History of the BGS Currently being reprinted £6.00 + £1.00 p&p


Books and Videos

All About Goats  (L. Hetherington and J.Matthews)
Revised 3rd edition, published 2002
£15.99 + £3.00 p&p
Goatkeepers’ Veterinary Book (P. Dunn) £17.95 + £3.00 p&p
Diseases of the Goat. (J. Matthews) £46.99 + £2.50 p&p (to order only)
Goat Farming (A. Mowlem) £15.95 + £3.00 p&p
The Dairy Goat (DVD – 1958) £10.50 + £1.00 p&p
Goat Breeding & Kid Rearing (DVD) £15.95 + £1.00 p&p
Goat Husbandry & Health (DVD) £15.95 + £1.00 p&p



The following items can be obtained from the BGS Secretary . Adobe Acrobat versions of all the forms can also be downloaded (and stored) as .pdf files and/or printed

Milk Recording Manual £5.00 each + £1.00 p&p
(or free .pdf download)
Rules & Regulations (Office Printout/download) £5.00 each + £1.00 p&p
(or free .pdf download)
BGS Milk Recording Manual Free, but copyright reserved.
(.pdf download)
List of BGS Challenge Cups Free, (.pdf download)
BGS Judges Show Results Report Forms Females Males
BGS Judges Comments to Show Organisers Judges Comment Form to Show Organisers



An SAE is required for any free information, forms or leaflets with the correct postage. For publications etc, unless otherwise indicated, please add 50p postage and packing for each £’s worth of goods ordered.
e.g.  up to £1.00 = 50p
£1.00-£2.00 = £1.00 and so on.

An invoice will be sent for orders of publications to be sent OVERSEAS. postage overseas depends on the weight of the books and their destination.

All orders with payments must be sent to:
42 Manse Way
Tel: 01322 611767

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