"If you know anything about sheep, you know that a trained goat is used to lead the other sheep to the slaughter house. Thus, the name “Judas goat.” Why use a goat rather than another sheep? Simple. A goat is smarter than a sheep. The sheep are slaughtered while the life of the Judas goat is spared."
A Great Article in the Canada Free Press by J.D. Longstreet (Bio and Archives) Thursday, April 3, 2014