Every herd needs a good shepherd – and who could understand cattle better than another animal? Dogs, however, are far too mainstream for this particular farmer in Missouri - so he decided to give this task to a very special South American guest.
Tony the Llama has become highly proficient at guarding the fold, striving really hard to keep coyotes and intruders at bay. No wonder it is so well in tune with the other animals: if you want to understand a hooved animal, you need to think like a hooved animal. Or just be one.
Dogs do not have eyebrows like people do and most probably this is because they don't need them. However, some dogs have special pigmented markings above their eyes, with these sometimes being called "eyebrows".
What could be more beautiful than a powerful warplane flying across the wild blue yonder? Obviously, it would be much harder for a large fighter jet to manoeuvre perilously close to the ground, right? Well, not for these Russian pilots!
Our canine friends are swift, smart, fearless and unstoppable, they can do everything – but in order to stay in good shape they need a lot of emotional support from their humans – otherwise, it simply won’t work that way!
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