Protecting Livestock From Predators By Training Cows
You know how people always say you should not run from a dog that appears threatening? That's because the dog is more likely to run after you if you create a chase situation.
And it's apparently just as true of wolves as it is of dogs.
Mark Coats is a rancher in the Tulelake area, just as concerned as any rancher about the rise of wolves in the region. He offers advice through the web at Rancher Predator Awareness, including ways to train cattle not to run when confronted by predators. We get further details on how to make livestock safer from unwanted four-legged visitors.