Herds Of Grazing Goats, Sheep Clear Brush Across Bay Area This Fire SeasonWhen it comes to brush removal, forget the loud weed whackers, and instead, try using a combination of 400 goats and sheep. It only takes only about a day for them to completely flatten an entire acre which makes then pretty good brush managers.
Goats Gone Wild: Fire Abatement Herd Breaks Loose In San Jose NeighborhoodA herd of goats brought in for fire abatement by a San Jose home-owners association were caught on video behaving badly early Tuesday evening, breaking through an electric fence and rampaged through a ritzy South Bay neighborhood
Police Corral Urban Herd After Midnight Stroll Near Los AngelesPolice say a donkey led more than a dozen sheep and goats on a stroll through a suburban West Covina neighborhood east of Los Angeles.
Goats Battle To Survive After Getting Badly Burned In Milpitas BrushfireSeveral goats burned after a quick-moving brushfire pinned them against a fence battled for their lives early Friday as veterinarians staged an all-out effort to save them.
Chaos As CHP Chases Down Herd Of Wayward Goats On Highway 24Why did the herd of goats cross the road? To get to the other side of the Caldecott Tunnel, perhaps.
Alameda County Deputies Round Up Herd Of Wayward GoatsAlameda County Sheriff's deputies have taken on a new role: goat herders.
San Francisco Christmas Tree Goat Feeding Program Reaches LimitA program in which San Franciscans could bring their Christmas trees to a company for goats to eat has ended for the year because the animals are full.
'Goats Gone Wild' Through Berkeley Hills Clear Brush, Reduce Fire Danger, 'Fertilize' HillsideBerkeley Lab's annual goat herding through the hills above Centennial Drive delayed traffic briefly Friday afternoon, but drivers were treated to an impressive show as hundreds of goats raced across traffic lanes to continue chomping their way through the tinder-dry Berkeley Hills.
Park Service Will Deploy Herd Of Goats To Chomp Invasive Plants At Point ReyesOfficials with Point Reyes National Seashore will begin an experiment next week to reduce the invasive plant species on about 12 acres of national parkland.
Goats Used To Drive Out Homeless From San Rafael Encampment Plagued By Grass FiresSan Rafael is using goats to help clean out a piece of land plagued by brush fires and homeless campers.
Goats To Trim Hillsides Of San Francisco's Twin Peaks In Prep For Pride WeekendFour-legged gardeners will assist with weed mitigation this weekend on San Francisco’s Twin Peaks hillside in preparation for Pride Weekend, according to public works officials.
Grazing Goats To Help Prune SF Presidio Golf Course's Bushes, LawnsA cadre of goats will munch their way through four acres of dense brush at the Presidio Golf Course, allowing native grasses to flourish and making it easier to retrieve errant golf balls.
Beheaded Goat Found In San Francisco’s Mission DistrictA beheaded goat was found dumped into a gutter in San Francisco's Mission District on Friday. It is the second beheaded animal found in the neighborhood in the past month.
Mountain Lions Blamed For Dead Goats Found In Half Moon BayState fish and game officials believe a mountain lion is responsible for killing several sheep and goats overnight near Half Moon Bay, San Mateo County emergency officials said.
Walnut Creek Residents Want The Cows To Moooove BackCows that used to graze along the top of a Walnut Creek subdivision ridge have been herded elsewhere, and that has some residents expressing concern about the corresponding increased fire danger.