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PARIS - There is the riddle of the Bermuda Triangle. The unresolved identity of Jack the Ripper. The enigma of how the Universe developed beyond a quark-gluon soup following the Big Bang. And then there is the Sheepdog Mystery. Credit: Getty Creative A puzzle that has niggled mathematical minds for years, the Mystery is this: how does a single dog get so many selfish sheep to move so efficiently in the same direction? The answer, revealed on Tuesday in a journal published by Britain's prestigious Royal Society, is that sheepdogs cleverly follow a simple rulebook. Researchers fitted highly accurate GPS tracking devices into backpacks that were then placed on a trained Australian Kelpie...

We've heard of a wolf in sheep's clothing, but how about a wolf in wolf's clothing? Zbigniew Pieczyk, 50, a farmer in Poland, took in what he thought was a stray puppy, and chose the animal to watch his flock of sheep. It wasn't until the "puppy" started howling that Pieczyk realized he had a wolf hiding in plain sight, according to the Metro U.K. "I thought it was a sheepdog pup or a German shepherd," Pieczyk said. "When it started to howl every night, I realized I'd made one hell of a mistake and I called the...

Gone Viral: Meet the Two Most Photogenic Sheepdogs You'll Ever See

Forget apples, a sheepdog a day keeps the doctor away — at least, that's one man's theory. According to Telegraph, Cees Bol and his partner Hanneke van de Watering post a new amusing picture of their sheepdogs Sophie and Sarah each day online.  …

Caring Sheepdog Herds And Bottle-Feeds Baby Lambs

Jess the spaniel's baby makes a noise you wouldn't expect: bah-bah. According to The (U.K.) Daily Mirror, the caring canine has been helping her owner manage his farm any way she can, including bottle-feeding the newborn lambs.  ...

eheçåtzin ::  ::., Flickr With so many puppy videos and so little time, we've gone the extra mile and begun cataloging some of the finest YouTube offerings, separating each collection by breed in a feature called Puppy Party! Today's round-up features the shaggy sheepdog. Just a litter of puppies hanging out in the backyard with Mom and Dad....