snowshoe acres loves this simple goat shelter with resting bench. Build a resting bench with enough room for Your goats to walk underneath & lay down in deep warm bedding. Bedded 'den' areas under benches or inside study open sided wooden boxes will help trap body heat for warmth during extreme cold winter temperatures.
Use this idea to built hobbit houses in sidehill. Add a round door and cover lightly with dirt and grass. mall livestock shelter-this would be great for goats,pigs, or dogs. This would be relatively easy to plan and build.