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Why Goat Yoga is More Than Just a Fad

The happy distractions and joy provided by goats helped Original Goat Yoga’s founder cope with difficult times  Unexpectedly, goats were also the reason for goat yoga’s surprising longevity. The naysayers that predicted goat yoga would be a fad on par with pet rocks and mood rings have been more quiet after several years of goat […]

How Animal Wellness Therapies are Taking Over New York State

From ‘rewilding yourself’ with wolves to yoga with goats, these upstate New York retreats use animals to help us connect with ourselves In 2017, Sharon Boustani and her husband received a gift from their children: two baby Nigerian dwarf goats. One week later, they already knew that two wasn’t enough. They filled their upstate New […]

Do What You Love or Follow The Money

Growing up, I had a good understanding of the value of money. My middle class parents always made my family feel we would never go without. They also instilled in me that it takes hard work to make money. It was this combination that led me to believe that if I work hard enough at […]

5 Exciting And Unusual Fitness Classes To Inspire Your 2020 Work Out

Bored of barbells? Sick of sprints? Pounding the treadmill in the gym day after day isn’t for everyone, especially in January where the real workout is jostling for a coveted position on the equipment or in a class. With so many of us vowing to up our fitness game at this time of year, getting […]

[Trends 2020] Yoga Makes a Trendier Comeback- Entrepreneur Magazine

Yoga is a lifestyle today and it is being incorporated into fitness in forms such as basketball yoga and even goat yoga (yes, you read that right!). The market for yoga has also increased almost thrice to its original size in the last four years. READ MORE

2020 Fitness Trends-Goat Yoga- U.S. News & World Report

FITNESS FADS COME AND go, sometimes as quickly as the latest fashion or pop music. You may recall when fitness-based video games or vibrating dumbbells motivated people to get off their couches and into a workout. Now in 2020, a new crop of fitness fads is thriving – like goat yoga, with baby goats frolicking about while […]

Interested in Opening a Goat Yoga Business? We Can Help!

Are you interested in licensing the Original Goat Yoga™ or becoming an affiliate farm? Goat Yoga spanned the globe in 2016 and was touted as the best yoga class of all time! We’re excited to branch out nationally and internationally to bring the Original Goat Yoga™ brand to the World where we farm happiness!  We […]

Goat Yoga’ Classes Are Now Selling Out Across the Country- Money Magazine

No kidding: The new goat yoga craze is selling out classes everywhere from Ohio to Arizona. Perhaps unsurprisingly, the adorable concept—in which participants practice yoga while tiny goats amble around and sometimes cuddle with them, or hop on their backs—was born in Oregon. It was the brainchild of a freelance photographer and farm owner named Lainey Morse, […]

The Latest from Oregon…Yoga with Goats!

In November, she quit a corporate job she loved to manage the business full-time. If that sounds like a living encapsulation of the popular Twitter hashtag #FollowYourBliss, perhaps it is, but it’s how Morse has always conducted her life — and how the practice came to exist in the first place. Ten years ago, the […]

Up(ward) Goat Yoga- Eugene Weekly

Oregon law prevents us from saying “namaste” with goats! When Lainey Morse originated the idea of combining goats and yoga, she had no idea her small Oregon farm would be the topic of worldwide sensation. And yet, after her first class, people from all over the country signed up to practice their stretches on yoga […]