Increasingly, sheep and goat producers are using livestock guardians to protect their flocks and herds from predation. Donkeys are gaining in popularity due to their relatively low cost, minor maintenance requirements, longevity, and their compatibility with other predator control methods.

Livestock guardian donkey

Credit: Susan Schoenian

Digital Credit: Susan Schoenian

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Description: Increasingly, sheep and goat producers are using livestock guardians to protect their flocks and herds from predation. Donkeys are gaining in popularity due to their relatively low cost, minor maintenance requirements, longevity, and their compatibility with other predator control methods.

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