How Livestock Guard Dogs Work | MOTHER EARTH NEWS
Understanding how LGD’s work but also why other breeds or crosses with non-LGD breeds are not likely to perform this same outstanding job.
AUSTRALIAN SHEPHERD Dog Art Print by Artist DJ Rogers
About the Artwork:This is a professional open edition Giclee' print by artist David J. Rogers.The artwork is printed from an original watercolor painting, and comes directly from the studio of watercolor artist DJ Rogers. The detail and color are outstanding. Print is on high quality acid free watercolor paper with archival inks to look and feel just like the original. A Certificate of Authenticity is also included.Print sizes are:5 X 7 inches8.5 X 11 inches11 X 14 inches13 X 17 inches16 X…
Raising the Livestock Guardian Dog Puppy - Homesteading and Livestock - MOTHER EARTH NEWS
It is common to receive conflicting advice on how to raise a full time working LGD. There are slightly different ways to introduce a LGD puppy to livestock and foster the bond between them. The method you use depends greatly upon your situation.
The 4 Commands Your Livestock Guardian Dog Must Know: Come, Leave It, Off, and Look at Me — For Love of Livestock
Whether you have a Great Pyrenees or another livestock guardian dog (LGD) breed, you’ll need to do some obedience training with your dog. It doesn’t matter if you’re raising your dog as a pet or as a livestock guardian. All LGDs are large and powerful dogs, so you need to teach them to listen to you