Oregon Zoo baby goat already on the go

- The Oregon Zoo is celebrating a new arrival - a mountain goat kid.

The zoo, based in Portland, has an adult mountain goat named Sassy, who gave birth on May 19. Officials shared footage of the baby goat checking out his new home on its Youtube page. 

The new resident is seen climbing around its habitat at only two days old. “While mothers of some species keep their newborns hidden away for several weeks, mountain goat kids are typically on their feet within minutes after birth,” the post stated, "quickly learning to navigate their sparse and rocky alpine environment."

The zoo said Sassy gave birth at 8:20 p.m., and by 8:30 p.m., her kid was already on its feet. 

Up Next:


Up Next

  • Oregon Zoo baby goat already on the go
  • Roy Clark, country guitar virtuoso, 'Hee Haw' star, has died
  • Bobbitt, couple charged in homeless GoFundMe case
  • Adorable babies giggle, entertain each other at Texas daycare
  • Infamous Florida 'Joker' arrested in Pinellas County
  • Meet the 5 new floats in this year's Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade
  • Baby sloth at Brevard Zoo loves eyebrows
  • Tiny pumpkin ice cream pies so everyone gets their own pie
  • Winnie the Pooh comforts little boy with special needs at Disney
  • Man accused of multiple drug charges, fleeing from officers