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  • July 09, 2018

    the fence color for livestock protection

    Switzerland is known for pioneering non-lethal prevention methods towards herd predation, especially when it comes to wolves. Being an European Union partnership country, it leads in active use of livestock-guarding dogs and herding dogs as well a...

  • June 08, 2018

    need for herd management - predators in Europe

    The Tyrolean coalition in Austria has declared to their government the long-term (2018-2023) support for the herd protection program, confirming the essentiality of a sustainable balance in coexistence of livestock and wildlife.[1] The balance rul...

  • March 31, 2018

    LGD - livestock guarding dogs

    At the end of 2017 Swiss Hunting and Fishing Department (the Bündner Wildhut) officially reported that in the area of the Calanda mountain range (600-2800hm), very close to the city Chur in Switzerland, a wolf pack helps to naturally control the p...

  • March 05, 2018

    Eurasian wolf in Poland - livestock-predator coexistence

    The wolf is a wild predator - a carnivore. Cows, sheep are herbivores - a potential predator’s prey. More so, they are domesticated animals, dependent on humans (farmers) at the cost of primal survival instinct no longer granting them safety in th...