A farmer is initially delighted to get a baby goat, but this soon turns to apprehension when he discovers that it eats literally anything (including, at one point, the animation artwork).

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A farmer is initially delighted to get a baby goat, but this soon turns to apprehension when he discovers that it eats literally anything (including, at one point, the animation artwork).

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8 May 1954 (USA)  »

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1.37 : 1
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The score for this cartoon was featured on the audio CD "Tom & Jerry & Tex Avery Too!". See more »

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Referenced in Hercules (1997) See more »

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Brahms' Lullaby
aka "Cradle Song"
Music by Johannes Brahms
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Tex Avery's wolf character complete with echo effect
27 January 2002 | by (Tucson AZ) – See all my reviews

This is a very good Tex Avery short that features his down-home wolf with Southern accent with an echo all his own as he tries mightily to handle an EXTREMELY ravenous sheep named Billy. As funny as the sight gags are, the dialogue (rather, monologue, by the wolf) is hilarious. Well worth tracking down. An unheralded and underrated short. Most Recommended.


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