OK, so technically this goat is eating just plain ivy. But poison ivy is definitely on the menu. SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images hide caption itoggle caption SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images Goats and Soda Go Ahead, Little Goat, Eat Some Poison Ivy. It Won't Hurt A Bit April 6, 2015 Amazon's getting into the rent-a-goat business (for weed chomping). After all, goats are great at wiping out unwanted plants — even poison ivy. How do they do it?