Year: 2017

Best Farm Dog Breeds


Whether looking for a working dog or just a dog that will enjoy life on the farm, a breed of breeding or bred breeding mix is probably your best option. In research or a non-breeding breed, there are several dog breeds  that are doing well on the farm.

Do not feel like you have to get a purebred dog. Many breed mixtures make excellent farm dogs and are available in shelters, rescues or in local newspapers.

What are the best types of farm dog breeds?

Border Collie

A border collie is a medium sized herd dog, weighing between 27 and 45 pounds. Border Collies are high energy dogs and among the easiest dogs to train. With a double layer, the border collie is naturally equipped to face the elements that it can meet in the life of the farm.

Scottish Collie

He’s just as energetic as the Border Collie, but he’s happy as a working dog and is a natural breeder. Weighing 40 to 70 pounds, and sometimes called an agricultural collie or old agricultural collie, Scottish collies often develop a seemingly intuitive relationship with the farmer.

Australian Shepherd

Australian Shepherd, also known as an Australian, is a popular farm dog. Aussies are natural breeders and have a coat that provides the dog with protection from the elements. Weighing 40 to 65 pounds, Australian Shepherds are good guard dogs, good with children and do it well with other dogs in general.

Australian Cattle Dog

Australian cattle dog, also called blue heeler, is another natural breeder who does well on the farm. The Australian Cattle Dog is a good watch dog and easily trained. The dog, which weighs 30 to 35 pounds, has a short coat that is weather resistant.


The corgi is a small herd dog, weighing between 24 and 30 pounds. Corgis have very short legs and a double layer with a weather-resistant layer. Originally bred to drive cattle, hunt vermin and guard farms, flocks of corgi by barking and chewing the heels of cattle.

German shepherd

Considered a herding dog, the German shepherd can be trained as a shepherd and often makes an excellent watchdog on the farm. A large dog, the German Shepherd weighs between 77 and 85 pounds and is a natural, intelligent learner.

Bernese Mountain Dog

Bernese Mountain Dog is a non-breeding dog, weighing 80 to 110 pounds. Easily formed, the Bernese Mountain Dog has a weather resistant coat, but cannot be adapted to warmer climates due to the heat sensitivity. A good guard dog, the Bernese dog has a strong pack instinct.

Pyrenees Mastiff

Pyrenees Mountain is an excellent non-herd dog farm and is a guardian of the family, farm, and livestock. With the family, the Grand Pyrenees is calm and faithful, but because of its independent spirit, training is slow. Great Pyrenees men weigh at least 100 pounds and females at least 85 pounds.

Old Sheep English Dog

Another large farm breed on the farm is the Old English Shepherd. The old English sheepdog has a shaggy, double layer with a waterproof layer. Bobtails flock by hitting rather than nibbling. These dogs weigh at least 60 pounds and may reach a weight of over 100 pounds.

Don’t Lose the Farm in Divorce


There are a series of mistakes not to be made when seeking a lawyer for divorce. We advise you to follow the different rules below to find a divorce lawyer so that your wife can’t take the farm from you.

Choosing a divorce lawyer: the law is vast and has many areas of specialty. In the case of divorce, not all lawyers are equal. So always choose a lawyer specializing in divorce, like Attorneys that specialize in family law, and if possible specialized in divorce and matrimonial affairs.

Do not implicate your loved ones: Even if your best friend is a family lawyer, do not implicate him! If you know your lawyer personally, it may have an impact on your file, or even spoil your friendship. Go for an objective advocate and detached from your personal stories.

Trust Word-of-Mouth: To find a competent lawyer, it may be useful to trust word-of-mouth. A parent, colleague, friend, recently divorced? Ask him if he can recommend his lawyer. If a friend recommends someone who has helped him with any other legal problem, do not listen to him. It is absolutely necessary to contact a divorce lawyer, a guarantee of competence in this field.

Be aware of divorce lawyer tariffs: A divorce process necessarily has a high cost. Do not start a procedure if you are not aware of your lawyer’s rates. The latter must communicate them to you clearly from the first appointment. If he does not or seems to evade the tariff issue, feel free to choose another divorce lawyer.

Check the availability of your divorce lawyer: It is essential that your divorce lawyer be available when you need it. Naturally, no lawyer will provide you with a hotline to answer all your little concerns, but your lawyer must be available, and able to set an appointment (telephone or not) within 48 hours after you have asked for it. If your lawyer is unreachable or impossible to contact, change it!

Most Busiest Animals in The World

You may not have noticed but animals work very hard for sustenance and survival too. From tending to their young, preparing shelter and watching out for their colony animals work as hard as humans if not more. Yes! we have animal workaholics too.

Here we shall discuss what animals work the hardest and what they spend most of their time doing. Our top most hardworking animals are:


Without arms and legs, earthworms are very active in recycling nature. They feed on decaying vegetation and convert them to the nutrient-rich soil which is very important for the growth of plants. Some people keep earthworms for their recycling benefits.


Shrews are tiny animals with a very high metabolic rate. Due to their high rate of burning energy, their bodies are in constant need of food for energy. This characteristic makes them constantly on the move looking for food to consume.


Wrasses are brightly colored sea fish. They basically clean after other sea creatures. They come in various sizes. They swim alongside other sea creatures feeding on their waste and carcasses thereby helping to clean the water.


Adult salmon during the spawning season every fall, swim back to the rivers where they were born to spawn their young. To achieve this, they must survive strong currents, predatory animals, and different terrine to get to the river where most often they themselves were born. The journey is so stressful to their bodies that as soon as they finish spawning they die.


Ants come in various species, sizes, and colors. They work very hard gathering and processing food for their colony as their survival depend on fending and proving for their young They are known to lift loads up to 50 times their size Ants work round the clock making sure life in the colony runs smoothly. Ants generally spend most of their time gathering food, defending, cleaning and tending to their young.

Arctic Terns

These birds spend the most of their time migrating to the Antarctica. They are known to have the longest migration distance of all birds. Their migration journey lasts for no less than 90 days each way and because they migrate at sea, they hardly take breaks on land except during breeding season.


We all know that bees make hooey but just how hard they have to work gathering nectar to make honey may surprise you. To produce 2.5 ml of honey, a honeybee has to work 10 hours daily for 6 days. While the workers are busy working to produce honey, the queen bee spends most of her time laying more than 1,000 eggs daily.


Beavers are small rodents like creatures that are constantly working and building dams, canals, and lodges for safety and protection from fast flowing waters and predators. An averagely sized beaver can easily fall small trees. They are nocturnal semi-aquatic animals. Beavers are grouped into 2 species.

The North American beaver which are found in and around North America and the Eurasian beaver which are found in and around Eurasia. Beavers are hardworking and the can build small lodges, canals, dams, etc. They basically build dams, canals to protect themselves from fast flowing water and predators.


Lions specifically lionesses spend most of their time hunting as a pack as the survival of the pride depends on how good they are in hunting. They are also responsible for caring for the young. Together they bring down preys many times their size.


These cute animals spend most of their time reproducing and catering to their young a single female rabbit can produce as many as seven litters up to 6 babies yearly. They come in various colors, species, and sizes.

Now you can appreciate these resilient animals and how hard they work.