137. Goat Eyes

06 Jun

Unlike most creatures with eyes, goats have horizontal rectangular pupils in their eyes. This wider pupil gives them the advantage of having a much wider periphery and it lets them see the edges of their vision in full 3D, a big advantage. Also it mean goats can nearly see behind themselves thanks to the evolutionary advantage.

You may of course believe that horizontal slit pupils are rare, but they are more common than you may think. They are more common with animals which often fall prey to other animals such as cows and many species of bird. We just notice them more in goats because they have paler eyes.

Also, wether is the term for a castrated male goat; if you need to know. To conclude, if you think you are sneaking up behind a goat, you are not. They can see you, and it’s all because of those odd eyes. So stop sneaking up on goats. I won’t tell you twice.


Posted by on June 6, 2011 in Trivia


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12 responses to “137. Goat Eyes

  1. Anonymous

    January 6, 2019 at 03:16

    Goats are very interesting! This is my new topic!

  2. daniel

    April 25, 2017 at 00:39

    thank you this is a very helpful site

  3. none ya

    January 14, 2017 at 21:24


  4. abby dabby

    June 3, 2016 at 19:20

    this is very intriguing

  5. amityvillefun

    May 21, 2016 at 21:10

    He has his Father’s eyes.

    – Roman Castevet

  6. Anonymous

    April 11, 2016 at 20:40

    ddez nuts

    • Anonymous 2

      May 8, 2018 at 00:28

      suck my harry black dick of mine and you will think dez nuts you retarded idiot son of bitch

      • Anonymous

        November 2, 2018 at 06:42

        fuck off

  7. cleo

    May 14, 2015 at 20:53


  8. Andrew Marshall

    December 2, 2013 at 19:14

    great Engrish!

  9. Nikita

    July 27, 2013 at 17:50

    wow… interesting facts !! I’ve heard that Men are able to read fine print better than women… its kinda partiality with men :P


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