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Farmers Use Donkeys to Protect Livestock from Predators
 By Winniefield Park   •   24th Aug 2021   •   738 views   •   0 comments


Farmers often have to come up with creative ways to protect their small livestock from predators. Young goats, lambs, and poultry are natural targets for predation. Dogs are often used to guard and herd flocks, but there is another animal some might think is an unusual choice as a guard animal. Learn why donkeys can be a farmer’s best line of defense against predators like coyotes and wolves.

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