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Introducing Livestock-Guarding Dogs

By Jay R. Lorenz

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Abstract

Livestock-guarding dogs are one of a variety of tools that sheep and goat producers are finding effective for preventing livestock losses to predators. Guarding dogs are used alone or in combination with other controls to keep predators out of flocks and herds.

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Katie Carroll

Date June 1985
Pages 1-3
Publisher Oregon State University
URL http://hdl.handle.net/1957/32746
Language English
Institution Oregon State University
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  1. Animal protection
  2. Animal roles
  3. Dogs
  4. Farm animals
  5. Farms
  6. Food animals
  7. Guard dogs
  8. Herds
  9. Livestock
  10. Mammals
  11. predators
  12. Sheep
  13. Working animals