Judas goat

Judas goat
a) a goat trained to lead other goats to a place of slaughter
b) a goat trained to find feral goats

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  • San Clemente Island goats — first arrived on San Clemente Island from Santa Catalina Island in 1875. There they remained feral until the United States Navy, which was under a directive to preserve the endangered flora and fauna of the island that were threatened by the… …   Wikipedia

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