The people when they adopt the dogs do so know that they become part of the family since dogs are usually quite affectionate and attached to their owners as well as to the children who are or who live in the house.
Dogs are animals that adapt to be inside or outside the house as you have been accustomed since they are puppies, taking into account that if your dog is inside the house this will be more or better care while your dog is in the outside of your house, whether in the yard, in the garage or in the garden, you need a little more attention because you can get wet and sick more quickly or more often.
It is for this reason that it is necessary to take into account that you live with a dog and that you must give him the care he deserves, as well as the necessary attention so that he has a long life, this does not mean that you will neglect the dogs that live inside the house, since when adopting a dog you take on a great responsibility to care for them, feed them and give them everything they need, such as medicines if needed and due to some genetic or genetic disease.
Usually, many people assume that dogs are pets and are only created to be the best friend of man as well as to be petted, however, dogs are not only to be friends of their owners.
They also serve to monitor the house and at the same time help to monitor the farm.
But if your dog is a small breed, can it be the best dog for your farm?
How can this dog defend livestock and birds from the farm of predatory animals or people or intruders trying to take away livestock or birds?
Small breed dogs can also take care of the farm and can do it like any big breeds of dog but in their own way and all because of their size, however, these small breed dogs are not usually a threat to predatory animals and neither do the people or intruders who try to get into the farm to take some kind of livestock or birds.
Although all breeds of dogs are large or small can care and monitor both the livestock and the birds of the farm either day or night, as the owner wants or prefer, the most common dog breeds or more recommended to take care of the animals of the farm are:
- Anatolian Shepherd
- Large shepherd of the Pyrenees
- Pastor of Maremma
- Mastiff (Neapolitan, Spanish, and Tibetan)
It should be noted that grazing dogs are trained dogs precisely to care for farm animals, whether livestock and/or birds because this dog has the ability to carry both livestock and animals. birds to another place on the farm as to graze in the morning and return them to their pen in the afternoon without any problems because they are very safe dogs and are trained to work on the farm.
Dogs that help control pests and mice are:
- Griffon of Brussels
- Hot dog
- Jack Russell Terrier
- Miniature Pinscher
- Rat Terrier
- White Terrier West
- Yorkshire Terrier
These dogs are the most indicated to control both mice, rats, opossums, raccoons as well as pests that may reach the farm, so if you have plants planted on your farm these may be a little safer if you have any of these dogs that will help you control pests.