Goats in Oak Park

Photos by Michael Coons/Acorn Newspapers

  • Goats from 805 Goats munch on grasses on a hillside near Deerhill and Kanan Roads Oct. 22 in Oak Park. Members of the Oak Park High School Wildfire Prevention Club fundraised to bring the goats as a way to create a fire break between homes.

  • Snowball looks at a poster made by the Oak Park High School Wildfire Prevention Club during a break in eating grasses on a hillside near Deerhill and Kanan Roads Oct. 22 in Oak Park.

  • Residents watch goats from 805 Goats munch on grasses on a hillside near Deerhill and Kanan Roads Oct. 22 in Oak Park. Members of the Oak Park High School Wildfire Prevention Club fundraised to bring the goats as a way to create a fire break between homes.

  • Caitlyn Ackerknecht, 17, left, Erin Winston, 16, and Mikayla Kresco, 17, of the Oak Park High School Wildfire Prevention Club feed baby goats on a hillside near Deerhill and Kanan Roads Oct. 22 in Oak Park. The club fundraised to bring 805 Goats in to reduce the fuel for a firebreak near homes.

  • Five-year-old Emmy Goodkin, left, and her twin sister, Lila, pet Whiskey, a goat from 805 Goats, on a hillside near Deerhill and Kanan Roads Oct. 22 in Oak Park.

  • Scott Morris, co-owner of 805 Goats, throws hay to his goats as they munch on grasses on a hillside near Deerhill and Kanan Roads Oct. 22 in Oak Park.

  • Bill of 805 Goats keeps a watch over the herd as they munch on grasses on a hillside near Deerhill and Kanan Roads Oct. 22 in Oak Park.

  • Goats from 805 Goats munch on grasses on a hillside near Deerhill and Kanan Roads Oct. 22 in Oak Park. Members of the Oak Park High School Wildfire Prevention Club fundraised to bring the goats as a way to create a fire break between homes.