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Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by countrygypsy, Oct 12, 2010.

  1. countrygypsy

    countrygypsy New Egg

    Sep 19, 2010
    Hi....i am researching LGD breeds....iam leaning towards a Maremma....but i am concerned about our summer heat in central east texas....does anyone have this breed that could tell me some first hand info .....?[​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
  2. Bear Foot Farm

    Bear Foot Farm Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 31, 2008
    Grifton NC
    Quote:Give them a shady place to spend the day, and lots of water, and they will be OK.

    They will spend the days sleeping and lying around, and be most active at night, just like the predators.
    Some will shed out better than others, but some may need trimming to help get rid of the undercoats.

    They have a lot less hair then a Pyrenees

    This is what they do when it's hot:


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