What Do You Call a Baby Goat?


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A baby goat is called a kid. Another animal whose young is called a kid is the roe deer, a European and Asian species of deer. A number of baby animals are called calves, including the young of antelope, cattle, elk, buffalo, camel, elephant, giraffe and whales.

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What Do You Call a Baby Goat?
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Caribou and deer have fawns, and zebras have foals. Cougars and small cats have kittens, and dogs and coyotes have puppies. A baby wolf is called a whelp, pup or cub. The kangaroo, wallaby and possum give birth to joeys. Bears, cheetahs, aardvarks, badgers, lions and leopards have cubs. Offspring of apes and people are called babies or infants.

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