Livestock Guard Dog Position Open in Texas
September 21, 2018

Texas A&M AgriLife Research has an immediate opening for a research specialist focusing on the use of livestock guard dogs in sheep operations.

Duties of the position include:

  • Conducting educational programs on livestock guard dogs, and working with individual ranchers to develop a successful LGD program.

  • Assisting in research to provide more definitive answers to questions on how to effectively use LGD. This research will include working on AgriLife locations and with cooperators.

  • Interacting with successful users of LGD to learn from their experience, as well as to search the internationally available literature on LGD to develop a strong research and experienced based knowledge to draw on to assist both new and experienced users of LGD to be successful.

  • Developing web and print educational materials as well as a social media presence.

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