Nigerian Dwarf Goats

Owners of Prairie Wood Ranch are Lora & Dan Kniffin

Lora has held these titles:

  • President of the Southwest Dairy Goat Association Current and the last 7 years
  • One of the Original Breeders of Registered Nigerian Dwarf Goats
  • 2008 American Goat Society Director
  • President of the New Mexico Pygmy Goat Club (6 years) *also Vice President and Board Member
  • Director of the National Pygmy Goat Association (3 years)
  • Director of the American Dwarf Goat Organization (1 year)
  • Founder of the Southwest Nigerian Dwarf Goat Club
  • 1996 National Pygmy Goat Association’s National Convention
  • Secretary and Show Chairperson
  • President of the Southwest Nigerian Dwarf Goat Club (Current)
  • 2001 & 2008 American Goat Society National Show & Convention Coordinator and Show Chairperson. Members of AGS, and ADGA

Prairie Wood Ranch & Lora Kniffin have been featured in or written articles for:

  • Dwarf Digest Breeder Profile, 2008
  • Living the Country Life Farm Radio Interview 2008
  • Caprine News
  • Dairy Goat Journal: Featured in the Nov/Dec Issue, 2007
  • Dairy Goat Journal: Featured in the October 1998 issue, 4 Page Article
  • Pet Gazette
  • Goat World Magazine
  • Goat Magazine
  • Farm & Ranch Magazine 2003 featured in and had a 6 page article including a month long diary in the life of a miniature goat rancher
  • Pictured in Country Magazine
  • East Moutain Telegraph Newspaper
  • Mountain View Journal Newspaper
  • National Pygmy Goat Association Memo Magazine
  • New Mexico Farmers and Ranchers Journal 2004
  • Boer Breeder Magazine of the International Boer Goat Association
  • Featured in the Welsh Corgi Edition of Dog Fancy Magazine

Prairie Wood Ranch goats have been on 3 local TV stations, 1 National TV spot and have been used in a television commercial.

The Kniffin Team

Along with raising Nigerian Dwarf Goats, Dan and Lora Kniffin are the Owners/Brokers of the Realty Company: The Kniffin Team Real Estate Professionals. The Kniffin Team works with Buyers and Sellers from all around the world for relocation and Local clients who just want to sell and upgrade their current status. If your family is growing, or if you just want a taste of country life we have everything you need with 13 Years combined Real Estate Experience in the East Mountains and Albuquerque area. See us on our website at:

The Kniffin Team