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28th Sep '16 2:49:54 PM WillKeaton
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* [[http://www.metalinsider.net/in-memoriam/grindcore-fan-that-happened-to-be-a-goat-passes-away Biquette]], a French goat who drank alcohol, ate cigarette butts, paint, and oil, and ''hung out at grindcore concerts''. It helped that the concerts were at the farm where she was raised.

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* Meet [[http://www.metalinsider.net/in-memoriam/grindcore-fan-that-happened-to-be-a-goat-passes-away Biquette]], Biquette,]] a French goat who drank alcohol, ate cigarette butts, paint, and oil, and ''hung out at grindcore concerts''. It helped that the concerts were at the farm where she was raised.
28th Sep '16 2:49:04 PM WillKeaton
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* Although ''Webcomic/BugMartini'' doesn't show the goat eating something, goats' propensity for eating anything is used in [[http://www.bugcomic.com/comics/office-odors/ this comic]].
* In ''Webcomic/WizardSchool'' Graham's familiar Goatsie is interested in eating everything from sheets to loafers to [[http://www.meetmyminion.com/?p=1301 stripper heels]].
* In ''Webcomic/DocRat'', [[http://www.docrat.com.au/default.asp?thisItem=766 the goat tells her kid not to eat tin cans, and the kid grumbles because comic ones do eat them]].

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* Although ''Webcomic/BugMartini'' doesn't show the goat eating something, goats' propensity for eating anything is used in [[http://www.bugcomic.com/comics/office-odors/ this comic]].
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* In ''Webcomic/WizardSchool'' Graham's familiar Goatsie is interested in eating everything from sheets to loafers to [[http://www.meetmyminion.com/?p=1301 stripper heels]].
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* In ''Webcomic/DocRat'', [[http://www.docrat.com.au/default.asp?thisItem=766 the goat tells her kid not to eat tin cans, and the kid grumbles because comic ones do eat them]].them.]]
27th Sep '16 6:10:22 PM foxley
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* In the kids' song "My Highland Goat", the eponymous goat eats six red shirts off a washing line.
31st Aug '16 7:55:04 AM Eddy1215
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* Scrooge Mc Duck, from ''ComicBook/DisneyDucksComicUniverse'', once bought a goat to guard his money bin in the comics. Unfortunately, it both guarded and ate the money so Scrooge sold it back to the previous owner.

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* Scrooge Mc Duck, [=McDuck=], from ''ComicBook/DisneyDucksComicUniverse'', once bought a goat to guard his money bin in the comics. Unfortunately, it both guarded and ate the money so Scrooge sold it back to the previous owner.
31st Aug '16 6:48:16 AM rafi
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* ComicBook/DisneyDucksComicUniverse: Scrooge McDuck once bought a goat to guard his money bin in the comics. Unfortunately, it both guarded and ate the money so Scrooge sold it back to the previous owner.

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* ComicBook/DisneyDucksComicUniverse: Scrooge McDuck Mc Duck, from ''ComicBook/DisneyDucksComicUniverse'', once bought a goat to guard his money bin in the comics. Unfortunately, it both guarded and ate the money so Scrooge sold it back to the previous owner.
13th Apr '16 10:59:26 AM Eddy1215
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* In ''WesternAnimation/{{Popeye}}'''s ''The Hungry Goat'' (1943), the eponymous goat seemed to actually prefer metal, cans or otherwise. Of course, this caused no end of trouble for our hero, whose Navy ship the goat decided to eat.

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* In ''WesternAnimation/{{Popeye}}'''s the ''WesternAnimation/{{Popeye}}'' cartoon titled ''The Hungry Goat'' (1943), the eponymous goat seemed to actually prefer metal, cans or otherwise. Of course, this caused no end of trouble for our hero, whose Navy ship the goat decided to eat.



* ''WesternAnimation/SpongeBobSquarePants: Non-goat example -- in one episode, [=SpongeBob=] is forced to release his new seahorse, Mystery, back into the world on Mr. Krab's orders after it eats the krabby patties, spatula, grill, and even an old man (although he spits him out afterwards). Moments afterwards, Mr. Krabs and [=SpongeBob=] discover that Mystery ate all the money in the safe and chase after it calling its name, right before the episode ends.

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* ''WesternAnimation/SpongeBobSquarePants: ''WesternAnimation/SpongeBobSquarePants'': Non-goat example -- in one episode, [=SpongeBob=] is forced to release his new seahorse, Mystery, back into the world on Mr. Krab's orders after it eats the krabby patties, spatula, grill, and even an old man (although he spits him out afterwards). Moments afterwards, Mr. Krabs and [=SpongeBob=] discover that Mystery ate all the money in the safe and chase after it calling its name, right before the episode ends.
9th Mar '16 6:12:42 AM StFan
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* [[ComicBook/DisneyDucksComicUniverse Scrooge McDuck]] once bought a goat to guard his money bin in the Disney comics. Unfortunately, it both guarded and ate the money so Scrooge sold it back to the previous owner.

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* [[ComicBook/DisneyDucksComicUniverse ComicBook/DisneyDucksComicUniverse: Scrooge McDuck]] McDuck once bought a goat to guard his money bin in the Disney comics. Unfortunately, it both guarded and ate the money so Scrooge sold it back to the previous owner.



* A ''Les Pretend'' comic strip in ''ComicBook/TheBeano'' features this where he pretends to be a policeman and tries making a goat his subordinate. During this they manage to scare a pizza delivery guy and the goat eats the pizza, angering Les because he is eating the "evidence".
** For that matter, pretty much any time a goat appears in ''ComicBook/TheBeano'', it'll be one of these.



* ''ComicStrip/FootrotFlats'': Wal gets a goat to keep the grass down, only to find it eats everything else too. Cooch's neighboring goat farm also causes difficulties.

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* ''ComicStrip/FootrotFlats'': A ''Les Pretend'' comic strip in ''ComicBook/TheBeano'' features this where he pretends to be a policeman and tries making a goat his subordinate. During this they manage to scare a pizza delivery guy and the goat eats the pizza, angering Les because he is eating the "evidence". For that matter, pretty much any time a goat appears in ''ComicBook/TheBeano'', it'll be one of these.
* In ''ComicStrip/FootrotFlats'',
Wal gets got a goat to keep eat the grass down, only to find it grass. It eats everything else too. ''except'' the grass, and hates Wal. When it gets angry it usually takes [[CatsAreMean Horse]] to bring it under control. Cooch's neighboring goat farm also causes difficulties.

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* In the comic strip ''Redeye'', there's a goat that feeds exclusively on metal, preferably tin cans.
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* A RunningGag in ''WesternAnimation/KungFuPanda2'' entails [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin Soothsayer]], a goat, taking bites out of [[BigBad Lord]] [[EvilAlbino Shen's]] robes whenever she got a chance.
* On ''Disney/{{Hercules}}'', Phil, who is part goat, is seen eating pottery.
* In ''Disney/TheHunchbackOfNotreDame'' (the Disney version), Djali the goat eats Quasimodo's figures, which are made out of wood.
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* A RunningGag in ''WesternAnimation/KungFuPanda2'' entailed [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin Soothsayer]], a goat, taking bites out of [[BigBad Lord]] [[EvilAlbino Shen's]] robes whenever she got a chance.



* On ''Disney/{{Hercules}}'', Phil, who is part goat, is seen eating pottery.

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* In ''ComicStrip/FootrotFlats'', Wal got a goat to eat the grass. It eats everything ''except'' the grass, and hates Wal. When it gets angry it usually takes [[CatsAreMean Horse]] to bring it under control.
* In the comic strip ''Redeye'', there's a goat that feeds exclusively on metal, preferably tin cans.

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* The Website/LiveJournal mascot is Frank the Goat, who is often blamed for "eating" posts and comments.
** It's even mentioned in site-wide crashes and glitches: "Error: Looks like Frank's nibbling on the wires again..."

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* In ''ComicStrip/{{Popeye}}'''s ''The Hungry Goat'' (1943), the eponymous goat seemed to actually prefer metal, cans or otherwise. Of course, this caused no end of trouble for our hero, whose Navy ship the goat decided to eat.

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* In ''ComicStrip/{{Popeye}}'''s ''WesternAnimation/{{Popeye}}'''s ''The Hungry Goat'' (1943), the eponymous goat seemed to actually prefer metal, cans or otherwise. Of course, this caused no end of trouble for our hero, whose Navy ship the goat decided to eat.



** In fact, [[OlderThanTheyThink this gag was actually a carryover]] from an ''WesternAnimation/OswaldTheLuckyRabbit'' cartoon, "Rival Romeos".

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** * In fact, [[OlderThanTheyThink this gag was actually a carryover]] from an ''WesternAnimation/OswaldTheLuckyRabbit'' cartoon, "Rival Romeos".



* In ''Disney/TheHunchbackOfNotreDame'' (the Disney version), Djali the goat eats Quasimodo's figures, which are made out of wood.



* A ''[[WesternAnimation/DextersLaboratory Justice Friends]]'' short has a goat eating Valhallen's guitar.
* Averted in ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons''. When the family goes to a petting zoo [[WrongGenreSavvy Homer tries to get a goat to eat a tin can]] and it won't do it.
** Then there’s the two-headed crime-solving goat. One head ate tin cans and the other ate health food.
* During the climax of the ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic'' episode "Putting Your Hoof Down", the goats accompanying [[ALoadOfBull Iron Will]] are shown munching on Pinkie's tail and each others' ties while Iron Will was trying to collect payment from Fluttershy.

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* ''WesternAnimation/DextersLaboratory'': A ''[[WesternAnimation/DextersLaboratory Justice Friends]]'' ''Justice Friends'' short has a goat eating Valhallen's guitar.
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Averted in ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons''. When when the family goes to a petting zoo zoo. [[WrongGenreSavvy Homer tries to get a goat to eat a tin can]] and it won't do it.
** Then there’s there's the two-headed crime-solving goat. One head ate tin cans and the other ate health food.
* During the climax of the ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic'' episode "Putting Your Hoof Down", the goats accompanying [[ALoadOfBull Iron Will]] are shown munching on Pinkie's tail and each others' ties while Iron Will was is trying to collect payment from Fluttershy.



* In ''WesternAnimation/WanderOverYonder'', we have a tribe of warrior goat-people who are fiercely protective of their food supply, which is...everything but the kitchen sink.
* Non-goat example. In one episode, WesternAnimation/SpongebobSquarepants is forced to release his new seahorse, Mystery, back into the world on Mr. Krab's orders after it eats the krabby patties, spatula, grill, and even an old man (although he spits him out afterwards). Moments afterwards, Mr. Krabs and [=SpongeBob=] discover that Mystery ate all the money in the safe and chase after it calling its name, right before the episode ends.

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* In ''WesternAnimation/WanderOverYonder'', we have a tribe of warrior goat-people who are fiercely protective of their food supply, which is... everything but the kitchen sink.
* ''WesternAnimation/SpongeBobSquarePants: Non-goat example. In example -- in one episode, WesternAnimation/SpongebobSquarepants [=SpongeBob=] is forced to release his new seahorse, Mystery, back into the world on Mr. Krab's orders after it eats the krabby patties, spatula, grill, and even an old man (although he spits him out afterwards). Moments afterwards, Mr. Krabs and [=SpongeBob=] discover that Mystery ate all the money in the safe and chase after it calling its name, right before the episode ends.




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* TruthInTelevision, within limits. Goats eat roses. To try and stop them, somebody bred roses that supposedly tasted so horrible the goats wouldn't eat them. The goats ate them anyway.
** At petting zoos where you can feed the animals, they sometimes hand out little Dixie cups full of feed. Some goats, when offered, eat the whole thing--cup and all. It is imperative that you keep the feed away from your shoulder-bag. Especially if you have some important documents in them.

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* TruthInTelevision, within limits. limits.
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Goats eat roses. To try and stop them, somebody bred roses that supposedly tasted so horrible the goats wouldn't eat them. The goats ate them anyway.
** At petting zoos where you can feed the animals, they sometimes hand out little Dixie cups full of feed. Some goats, when offered, eat the whole thing--cup thing -- cup and all. It is imperative that you keep the feed away from your shoulder-bag. Especially if you have some important documents in them.



*** By the same token, some have started a program to distribute goats to the world's rural poor. Goats are great for this purpose for several reasons:

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*** ** By the same token, some have started a program to distribute goats to the world's rural poor. Goats are great for this purpose for several reasons:



** Unfortunately, this tendency to eat any available vegetation also makes them a fairly invasive species themselves. They were particularly bad on a few of the Galapagos Islands, where they consumed a lot of the plants and out-competed the native giant tortoises. Despite being one of the earliest domesticated animals, they routinely turn feral when the left to their own devices.
* Goats aren't the only cloven-hoofed animals that fulfill the BigEater type. The capital city of Nara prefecture in the Kansai region of Japan have tame deer who live to eat and are not fussy about anything. Anything offered (and not offered) by tourists they eagerly gulp down, including deer biscuits, clothes, and map directions. [[http://www.houseofjapan.com/local/chain-eating-deer-at-nara One unusual case]] involved a deer gnawing on the iron chains separating the lawns and temple's approach, which it then taught to the other deer.
** The people weren't too mad, though; the deer just needed more [[IncrediblyLamePun iron]] in their diet.
* [[http://www.metalinsider.net/in-memoriam/grindcore-fan-that-happened-to-be-a-goat-passes-away Biquette]], a French goat who drank alcohol, ate cigarette butts, paint, and oil, and ''hung out at grindcore concerts''. It helped that the concerts were at the farm where she was raised.

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** Unfortunately, this tendency to eat any available vegetation also makes them a fairly invasive species themselves. They were particularly bad on a few of the Galapagos Islands, where they consumed a lot of the plants and out-competed the native giant tortoises. Despite being one of the earliest domesticated animals, they routinely turn feral when the left to their own devices.
* Goats aren't the only cloven-hoofed animals that fulfill the BigEater type. The capital city of Nara prefecture in the Kansai region of Japan have tame deer who live to eat and are not fussy about anything. Anything offered (and not offered) by tourists they eagerly gulp down, including deer biscuits, clothes, and map directions. [[http://www.houseofjapan.com/local/chain-eating-deer-at-nara One unusual case]] involved a deer gnawing on the iron chains separating the lawns and temple's approach, which it then taught to the other deer.
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deer. The people weren't too mad, though; the deer just needed more [[IncrediblyLamePun iron]] iron in their diet.
* [[http://www.metalinsider.net/in-memoriam/grindcore-fan-that-happened-to-be-a-goat-passes-away Biquette]], a French goat who drank alcohol, ate cigarette butts, paint, and oil, and ''hung out at grindcore concerts''. It helped that the concerts were at the farm where she was raised.raised.
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7th Mar '16 4:00:06 AM Kinswaous
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* Averted in ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons''. When the family goes to a petting zoo Homer tries to get a goat to eat a tin can and it won't do it.

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* Averted in ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons''. When the family goes to a petting zoo [[WrongGenreSavvy Homer tries to get a goat to eat a tin can can]] and it won't do it.
8th Feb '16 3:45:58 PM shokoshu
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* ''WesternAnimation/ShaunTheSheep'' has one. Mmmh, old car tyres!
6th Feb '16 7:42:48 PM Sammettik
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* Appears in ''WesternAnimation/ShaunTheSheep'' as well.



* And, of course, ''WesternAnimation/DonaldDuck'' has had one of these as well. I think it ate the rope.
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