Category Archives: Sheep

To the do-gooders “rescuing” Idaho livestock guardian dogs, STOP IT!

By Greg Henderson for Drovers Idaho sheep ranchers are asking the general public, “Leave our dogs alone.” Several working dogs have been “rescued” by well-meaning hikers or campers in Idaho,…

Report on Recent Work with the Amish in the Western Sheep/Wool Industry

The 2020 sheep shearing season turned out to be quite an adventure – more for some than others. Background Although I come from a sheep ranching family, and have been…

Eulogy for Beloved Nevada Sheep Rancher, Fred Fulstone

Remembering Freddie Reflections on the life and surroundings of a dedicated sheep rancher By Jim Fousekis Almost 30 years ago my wife Susan and I bought a 610-acre ranch property…