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Rocky Mountain Goat

Oreamnos americanus

Description:

These are two goat kids, probably a month or so old. Native to the northwest Rockies, Rocky Mountain Goats were introduced to Colorado.

Habitat:

Alpine mountaintop


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3 Comments

YukoChartraw
YukoChartraw 6 years ago

Very precious! And a very beautiful photo, too.

EmilyMarino
EmilyMarino 6 years ago

Excellent! I need to get up to the high country in the next couple weeks to get some shots myself!

The MnMs
The MnMs 6 years ago

Very beautiful must have been this encounter with baby mountain goats!

HeidiEaton
Spotted by
HeidiEaton

Colorado, USA

Lat: 39.59, Long: -105.64

Spotted on Jul 22, 2013
Submitted on Aug 4, 2013

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