Working Dogs: Pick a Perfect Pooch for Your Pastures

A working dog might make a great addition to your homestead. Herding dogs, livestock-guardian breeds, and vermin-control dogs such as Jack Russell terriers all have their special place on a well-run farm or ranch.

Terrier holding possum in mouth
Terriers can keep your homestead free of opossums, groundhogs, foxes and more.
Illustration By Elayne Sears