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Continuing to Train Our Livestock Guardian Dog

The training of our Livestock Guardian Dog (LGD), Anya, has been full of ups and downs, steps forward and steps backward.  We are learning a lot, and really love this sweet girl, who is such an integral part of our farm.  986 palabras más

Farm Dog

Homestead Update - We are Back

It has been over a month now, a very long, VERY long month.  But here we are, still pressing on and finding the blessings in the everyday ups and downs that are life.   1.021 palabras más

Chickens

The Eclipse Dog

August 21st, 2017. The day of the solar eclipse, visible across the entire contiguous United States – an event that hadn’t occurred since June 8th, 1918. 331 palabras más

Anatolian Shepherd

Sunday Homestead Update

This will be our last update for awhile.  Mr. Smiles is having another surgery and hospital stay, so farm life will be heading to the back burner for awhile while we spend our time caring for our family through this hard time. 842 palabras más

Chickens

Sunday Homestead Update

Can you believe it is August!?  Where did July go?  Actually, July felt long, and short to us.  Long days, short month.  That is life – long days, short years. 656 palabras más

Chickens

Sunday Homestead Update

It has been a hard week.  The chicken accident was upsetting, and then the death of our LGD, Tundra, has knocked the wind out of all of our sails.   598 palabras más

Chickens

Training Our LGD (Livestock Guardian Dog) to Guard Chickens

Last spring, we added a new LGD to the farm, Anya, an Anatolian Shepherd.  We have spent the months since then training her to be good with the sheep, lambs, and goats.   714 palabras más

Chickens