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How to Choose a Sheepdog Part 1

How to Choose a Sheepdog If the pasture is sprawling and the flock is many, you are going to need help getting those wooly beats back into their enclosure. Thankfully for the average shepherd’s budget, it doesn’t have to be a full-time employee that will need a wage and benefits package. A dog will do the job just as well, and arguably more reliably than a person would. That is why dogs have been used in shepherding for thousands of years....

Sheep Feed 101

Sheep Feed 101 It might seem like a somewhat silly question to ask, but inquiring deeper into the diet of sheep is important to keep a happy and healthy flock. Sheep are among the pickier eaters of the farm animal world and will have their own favorites, as well as feeding patterns particular to them. Most importantly, the climate of your pasture will affect the nutritional content of your feed, so making sure you supplement feed with something...
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