How to Choose a Livestock Guard Dog – Modern Farmer

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How to Choose a Livestock Guard Dog – Modern Farmer

Loss of livestock to predators is such an enormous problem that the USDA publishes lengthy reports on the subject. According a recent Sheep and Lamb Death Loss report , for example, about 170,000 sheep are lost to predators each year in the U.S.-nearly 2 percent of adult sheep and 4 percent of lambs.