This full-text file presents state and U.S. data on the number of head and value of losses of sheep, lambs and goats from animal predators; also data on total losses from all causes including non-predator loss (digestive and respiratory problems, weather-related causes, theft, etc.). Data is given by predator or group of predators, including coyotes, dogs, mountain lions, cougars, pumas, bears, foxes, eagles, bobcats, and other (wolves, ravens, crows, pigs, etc.). The report was prepared via surveys from a random sample of U.S. producers.
Category: Animals and Animal Products:Livestock Keyword: herding, sheep diseases, non-ambulatory sheep, losses, predators, and death Latest Release: May 27, 2010
This report provides data about non-ambulatory sheep and goats. Statistics in this report include total numbers of non-ambulatory sheep and goats in the U.S., organized by region of the U.S. and age class. Also included are the status of the sheep (culled or recovered or died), also organized by age class.
Category: Animals and Animal Products:Livestock Keyword: non-ambulatory, sheep diseases, crop losses, death, and predators Latest Release: May 4, 2006PDF (2)TXT (2)ZIP (2)