Kri kri ibex, also known as cretan goat, is a breed of goat which lives only at Greece, especially at an island Sapientza.
The place owns it’s popularity not only as a protected by UNESCO territory, in which mountains lives other 14 species animals, but also as a hunting field.
Maybe you have heard about kri kri ibex hunt which is organized every year at the Sapientza island. Kri kri ibex prefer goats mountain regions which makes their hunt a little bit harder than a usual hunting.
You can find up-to-date information about what kri kri ibex animal is and how its hunt is organized at krikrihunt.com – the official website where all you need to know about hunting this breed of goat is exposed.
What is more important for you to know about kri kri ibex is that this species on the island are the last one pure breed kri kri goats. There are a lot of others hybrids at all Greece, but none of them has the distinctive features like light brownish coat with darker band around neck. So kri kri ibex has become a real high target, which only proffesional hunter can be aim to. If you want to be one of them – you will have to sign up for this adventure a little bit sooner, couple of months before the hunting season. In this line of thinking the hunting season for kri kri ibex is from November to December every year. It is forbidden to stay at the Sapientza island during the night, but you will be transported with a boat every morning during your hunting week for kri kri ibex.
learn a little bit more information about this hunt, its organizations and its funders at krikrihunt.com.