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by Cat Urbigkit

Author: Cat Urbigkit
Subcategory: Geography & Cultures
Language: English
Publisher: Boyds Mills Press; Bilingual Edition: English & Spanish edition (August 1, 2009)
Pages: 32 pages
Category: For children
Rating: 4.1
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Reading Brave Dogs, Gentle Dogs helped me understand my Pyrenees just a little bit more. The pictures were exceptional.

Reading Brave Dogs, Gentle Dogs helped me understand my Pyrenees just a little bit more. And children need to understand that many animals have jobs that they take very seriously.

FREE shipping on qualifying offers. Guardian dogs help ranchers protect their flock. Cat Urbigkit is the author and photographer of Cattle Kids: A Year on the Western Range and A Young Shepherd, a Bank Street College Best Children's Book of the Year. Like other livestock in the Rocky Mountains, sheep need protection from coyotes. She is a reporter and rancher and lives in Wyoming.

Brave Dogs, Gentle Dogs book. Cat Urbigkit's engaging photo-essay shows how guardian dogs form a bond with the sheep that lasts throughout the dogs' life.

Guardian dogs help ranchers protect their flock. Like other livestock in the Rocky Mountains, sheep need protection from coyotes, wolves, and other predators. To address this, ranchers have imported guardian dogs from Europe, where the best breeds have sheltered livestock for thousands of years. Ranchers place guardian puppies in fleece so they identify with a sheep's smell. Soon, the dogs meet their first sheep and mingle with the flock.

Brave Dogs, Gentle Dogs : How They Guard Sheep. Cat Urbigkit is a reporter and rancher living in Wyoming with her husband, Jim, and their son, Cass

Brave Dogs, Gentle Dogs : How They Guard Sheep. By (author) Cat Urbigkit. Cat Urbigkit is a reporter and rancher living in Wyoming with her husband, Jim, and their son, Cass. They live on a ranch with a flock of sheep and their guardian dogs. This is Cat's first children's book.

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Brave dogs, gentle dogs. How They Gaurd Sheep

Brave dogs, gentle dogs. How They Gaurd Sheep. by Cat Urbigkit & photographed by Cat Urbigkit. Along with a set of beguiling, intimate color photos of puppies and parent dogs, lambs and adult sheep lying down together, touching noses and comfortably mingling on a wintry prairie, Wyoming rancher/journalist Urbigkit describes in terse captions how guard dogs are socialized with their ovine charges from birth. That is, she writes, virtually the only training they receive or need to develop a sense of mutual dependency.

Cat Urbigkit's engaging photo-essay shows how guardian dogs form a bond with the sheep that lasts throughout the dogs' life. About the Author: Cat Urbigkit is the author and photographer of Cattle Kids: A Year on the Western Range and A Young Shepherd, a Bank Street College Best Children's Book of the Year.

Guardian dogs help ranchers protect their flock. Like other livestock in the Rocky Mountains, sheep need protection from coyotes, wolves, and other predators. To address this, ranchers have imported guardian dogs from Europe, where the best breeds have sheltered livestock for thousands of years. Ranchers place guardian puppies in fleece so they identify with a sheep's smell. Soon, the dogs meet their first sheep and mingle with the flock. With little training and great instinct, the dogs understand that their job is to watch for danger . . . and to do some occasional baby-sitting. Cat Urbigkit's engaging photo-essay shows how guardian dogs form a bond with the sheep that lasts throughout the dogs' life. This bilingual edition brings an already popular, high-interest title to readers of Spanish and English.