Butterfly the ‘Geep’, The Incredibly Rare but Adorable Offspring of a Pygmy Goat and a Sheep


Butterfly the “geep“, the incredibly rare but adorable offspring of a sheep and a pygmy goat, is growing and thriving at My Petting Zoo, a mobile petting zoo based out of Cave Creek, Arizona. Butterfly was born on July 27, 2014 and is among only a handful of geeps in the world.

Butterfly and Mama


photos via My Petting Zoo

via AZ Central

Lori Dorn
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