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Tiny Abandoned Goats Avoid Coyote Fate, Find New Home on Local Farm

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Kaity Siegel, manager of Siegel's Cottonwood Farm, holds Pepper, the week-old goat who was abandoned behind a construction site off Weber Road. | Supplied Photo via Patch

Two baby goats, just one week and three weeks old and abandoned behind a construction site, have found a new home at Siegel's Cottonwood Farm.

Manager Kaity Siegel said the tiny animals were brought to her Tuesday afternoon after someone saw a van dropping them off behind the new Crest Hill Public Library, being built on Weber Road almost directly across from Siegel's, and called the police.

"If they didn't pick them up that day, they would have been coyote snacks that night," she said.

Read the whole story at Joliet, IL Patch