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Paddy Murphy's Geep (goat-sheep)

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Paddy Murphy's Geep (goat-sheep)

Post by Kitkat on Fri 4 Apr 2014 - 12:34

A rare, hybrid animal that is part goat and part sheep has been born on a farm in the Republic of Ireland.

The animal, referred to as a geep, was born about two weeks ago on Paddy Murphy's farm in County Kildare.

The unexpected arrival is thought to be the result of mating between a goat and one of the sheep farmer's Cheviot ewes.

Mr Murphy has described the accidental birth as a "shock to the system".

Read more: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-26870598

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