A herd of sheep, goats, llamas and wild burros grazes at O'Hare International Airport to clear brush that otherwise could provide nesting areas for wildlife that might pose a danger to planes as they take off and land at the airport. (Credit: Chicago Department of Aviation)

Four-Legged Lawnmowers Returning To O’Hare

Keeping the brush low prevents birds and other wildlife from nesting on the airfield. Such wildlife could present a serious hazard to airplanes as they take off and land at O’Hare.


(File Photo: Louisa Gouliamaki/AFP/Getty Images)

O’Hare To Get 25 Goats To Help With Landscaping

The city of Chicago is set to employ a herd of goats to clear vegetation at O’Hare International Airport.



Video: Goats Yelling Like Humans

Yes, these are real goats.

670 The Score–02/27/2013

Three of six goats that will be browsing at the Garfield Park Conservatory this summer. (Credit: Steve Miller, WBBM)

6 Goats To Graze At Garfield Park Conservatory This Summer

Garfield Park Conservatory is the part-time home this spring and summer for six goats whose job it is to keep the place well mowed.

WBBM Newsradio–06/06/2012

File Photo Of A Butchered Goat. (Ulet Ifansasti/Getty Images)

Mutilated Goats Found In Gary Creek

The overwhelming smell of rotting flesh tipped off construction workers that someone had dumped at least seven decapitated goats at an Indiana creek — again.