Trying to get better photos only succeeding in pushing him further back and off his sheep. I let him be and took a few photos of some of the members of his flock instead.
There is new guardian dog at the neighbours, just up the road from here. After getting permission to be there I took a drive to see if I could get some photos. I’ve visited a few flocks and several guardian dogs on my trips here but have not yet come across any that look like this fellow.
It was mid afternoon and I woke him from a sound sleep. He was very wary and wasn’t about to let me anywhere close to him. I don’t know what breeds he is comprised of; I’d take a wild guess that he has a white breed and perhaps Anatolian or Mastiff and maybe Komondor.
At just a couple days old they can sure get around. Amazing little gaffers really. I don't think I ever do lambing time justice in the...
I gave myself a small mission for the trip to Nova Scotia - to visit with a flock of sheep and their guardians as I have done in Montana...
…. and we’re underway. Ten lambs born on this first day of lambing. If I wasn’t ready for lambing before I need to be now. The...