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A FACT ABOUT BABY ANIMALS; Do you know what a baby goat is called? A kid! Yup, just like we call our young little nose picking rambunctious brats! It’s not really much of a surprise why they’re called kids like human children. Goats are known for being highly playful and adventurous. They enjoy having a good time and getting in trouble. They’ll run about, climb onto everything they can, ram other animals and humans too and more. But what kid doesn’t wanna have fun?! | Animal blog | Photo credit

It's almost Labor Day.

That can only mean one thing: live birthing cam, brought to you by Animal Planet and the Nebraska State Fair!

Now, those three words may make you run for hills, like these micropiglets:

But don’t worry! It isn’t that bad; it’s the miracle of life! Plus you get to see cute baby farm animals like:

Piglets

Chicks (minus the kitten, sorry everyone)

Newborn lambs

And calves!

So check out the #LaborLive birthing cam on AnimalPlanet.com/LaborLive or Animal Planet L!VE from now until Labor Day on September 1st! 

Don’t forget to send us your reaction posts and photos! Tag them with #LaborLive.

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We came back from lunch to find a bunch of photos of baby farm animals from our pals Rob and Heather Kitchen at Pigasso Farms in Copake, NY. Great day or greatest day? 

Have some pictures of your own baby farm animals you’d like us to run? Send an email to jake@modfarmer.com. 

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