University of Kentucky College of Agriculture



Animal Identification

Foot Trimming

Guard Animals

  • Livestock Guardian Dogs: A New Method for Reducing Livestock Losses.
    J. McGrew and W. Andelt. MF713 Jan. 1985.
  • Introducing Livestock-Guarding Dogs. 
    J. Lorenz. Circular 1224. June 1985
  • Guidelines for Using Donkeys as Guard Animals with Sheep.
    B. Tapscott, Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs September 1997
  • Raising and Training a Livestock Guarding Dog.
    J.R. Lorenz and L. Coppinger, Oregon State University. Pub # EC – 1238. April 1986
  • Guarding Dogs Protect Sheep from Predators.
    J. Green and R. Woodruff. USDA bulletin # 455