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Livestock Guardian Dogs at work

Transhumance has been practised in Transylvania for more than a thousand years, supported by tried and tested methods of pastoral animal husbandry. A high level of supervision is required by both shepherds and dogs to protect grazing flocks from predation by large numbers of brown bears and wolves that roam across the Carpathian mountains.

 

www.wildtransylvania.com/p/walking-with-shepherds.html

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Taken on May 15, 2014