Goat Glossary: C
cannon bone: The shin bone.
Caseous lymphadenitis (CLA) : A highly contagious disease caused by a bacterium, Cornybacterium pseudotuberculosis.
chaffhaye: Roughage that has the added benefit of containing good bacteria that aid in digestion.
chine: The are of a goat's spine directly behind the withers.
colostrum: A rich, immune-system-boosting fluid that kids need during their first days after birth.
conformation : The correctness of the body structure as compared to the ideal standard.