During summer red-brown coat with dark stripes on the back, underside light red-yellow. Infraorbital black stripe (from ears over eyes). Burly, stocky body, short head, long athletic legs, relatively large hoofs. Horns up to 25 cm, round and circularly notched.
Young shoots of Alp bushes (alder, juniper, pine), as well as herbage, leaves, grasses, during winter also moss and lichens.
Chamoises are a species of goats and excellent climbers.
1 buck, 3 does, 1 kid