Main location: Province of Benevento (Campania Region), southern Italy.
Composite of local breeds and Maltese, Garganica and Alpine.
The animals are well adapted to their arid hilly environment.
Height at the withers:
- Male: 85 cm
- Female: 75 cm
- Male: 70 kg
- Female: 60 kg
Coat colour: multicoloured (red, white).
Main use: milk and meat.
Valfortorina or Goat of Benevento (photo www.consdabi.org)
Valfortorina or Goat of Benevento (photo CNR)