Rocksprings, Texas: Angora Goat Capital Statue

Bronze sculpture of a billy goat with a luxurious fleece of angora. Edwards County is Angora Goat Capital of the World.
Main St., Rocksprings, TX
Main St. and Sweeten St.
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Angora Goat Capital Statue

The Angora Goat statue is easy to see when driving through downtown. I was there at night so I missed its true gleam. It has the smile of an ex-wife, I would say. The artist was insightful to have a cactus growing out of the rock the goat stands on -- a subtle connection to the town's name of water and life coming from a rock.

[James Pidgeon, 06/13/2017]

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