Ever wonder if fainting goats exist? You might have heard the rumors and humors that surround the subject. So, fill in your curiosity and check out the funny goat videos below and be the judge.
Fainting Goats | Funny Goat Videos
What is a fainting goat? According to Wikipedia, fainting goat or also known as myotonic goat is a domestic goat whose muscles freeze for roughly 10 seconds when the goat feels panic. Though painless, this generally results in the animal collapsing on its side. The characteristic is caused by a hereditary genetic disorder called myotonia congenita. When startled, younger goats will stiffen and fall over. Older goats learn to spread their legs or lean against something when startled, and often they continue to run about in an awkward, stiff-legged shuffle.
Wooh! Can you now imagine what fainting goats look like? Hmmmm… well, continue scrolling down and check this list of videos we’ve compiled just for you to have some laughs while learning more about fainting goats. Have fun!
1. Fainting Goats by jimmywan87
2. Best of FAINTING GOATS by wibekey
3. FAINTING GOAT? HE GONE! By Exotic Animal Experience
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4. Fainting Goats by National Geographic
5. Fainting Goats 10 on a scale of 1 to 10 by Tom Williams
6. A Herd of Fainting Goats | Outrageous Acts of Science by Science Channel
Fainting Goats is actually called in names, which includes, The Tennessee Meat Goats, Wooden-Leg Goat, Stiff-Leg Goat, Tennessee Fainting Goat, and the Myotonic Goat. Every year, an annual festival celebrating this very well-known breed is held in Marshall County, Tennessee.
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