This fact sheet was developed by students enrolled in Purdue's ANSC 442 Sheep Management course in Spring 2002, as a semester project. These fact sheets provide useful information on various topics related to sheep. View the list of fact sheets.


Protecting your sheep flock from predators is one of the most important aspects of raising sheep. This informative site will give you some further information about predation and the management practices and guard animals used to prevent it.

Brought to you by: Lauren Clark, Maggie Volmer, Jerene Kunkler, Tad Thompson

Predators & Prey
Management Practices
Llamas & Donkeys
Guard Dogs