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Protecting flocks from the wolf.

Wolves mainly live on a diet of stags and deer. Lately in Switzerland they have attacked more and more sheep and goats. A new ally for these animals is the donkey, used by some Swiss shepherds to guard their flocks. (SF/swissinfo.ch, 19.08.2009)