Zebu (Bos indicus) pure- or cross-bred with varying admixtures of European breeds (B. taurus). The original European breeds (e.g. Nelore breed) retained a stronger, innate defensive response to threats than zebus. Composition and age of the herd is important (older more experienc...Leer
Donkey can alert with a very loud noise when a predator gets close to the livestock herd and possibly dissuade the animal to attack.Leer
Developing artificial chemical signals that will keep African Wild Dogs safely inside the borders of protected conservation areas.Leer
Test of two substances that have proven effective with other carnivores to deter pumas through conditioned taste aversion in order to reduce livestock predation.Leer
Farm to show good farming practices and non-lehal measure to prevent and limit depredation by large carnivoresLeer
Fladry is composed of a non-electrified wire where plastic strips or tissues are fixed every fifty centimeters. Its principle is to create a visual and sound disturbance. When the Wolf approaches, he is frightened by the movements and the sound of the bands, but he can get used q...Leer
This initiative consists of painting eyes on the hindquarters of cows to scare off predators that ambush them from behind like lions.
Working with Botswana Predator Conservation and local herders, we painted the cattle of 14 herds that had recently suffered lion atta...
Enclosure made with few stakes and nets (the same ones used for livestock), a wooden pallet to make the entrance of the enclosure, and garbage cans and ropes that respectively serve as self-feeding food reserve for livestock guarding dogs. An initiative to reduce the time spent b...Leer
Program to foster donation in order to support people in rural areas who shoulder the real cost of co-existing with wolves, brown bears and lynx with prompt and practical assistance to resolve conflicts.Leer
Building a successful network between stakeholders to prevent inaction towards the human jaguar conflict present in the area and to have better coordinated efforts to protect this threatened species.Leer