mountain goat

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mountain goat:

see Rocky Mountain goatRocky Mountain goat,
hoofed ruminant mammal, Oreamnos americanus, found in the high mountains of S Alaska, W Canada, and the extreme NW United States. Although it is not a true goat it belongs to the same family (cattle family) and is goatlike in appearance, with a
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mountain goat

1. short for Rocky Mountain goat
2. any wild goat inhabiting mountainous regions
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1 started by trying to find as much information on mountain goats as I could, and by talking to anyone I thought had knowledge of them.
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One such measure is supposed to be the amendment to the Hunting Act which stipulates that the Agriculture Minister will be the one to issue permits for the hunting of brown bears a and, interestingly enough, of mountain goats a a responsibility currently enjoyed by the Environment Minister.
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We favor his house as a meeting place for the Mountain Goats, largely because of his separate barn with bike repair equipment, and a beer-filled refrigerator for post-ride replenishment.
The land, now off-limits to hunters, covers territory stretching from the northern tip of Vancouver island to Princess Royal Island and is home to grizzly and black bears, wolves, cougars, mountain goats, moose, and deer.
Enhancing that celebration throughout the store are dioramas and murals depicting mountain scenes and Colorado animals like elk, buffalo, mountain goats and mule deer.
A reaction to the death of his stepfather, The Sunset Tree is a deeply personal collection of songs from John Darnielle, the song-writing force behind The Mountain Goats.
In season, he hunts elk, mountain goats and bighorn sheep on his land.