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herd

(hĕrd),
A group of people or animals in a given area.
[O.E. heord]

herd

(hĕrd)
A group of people or animals in a given area.
[O.E. heord]

herd

[AS. heord]
Any large aggregation of people or animals.
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It is dangerous to use stock that is not "dog broke," or stock that is unaccustomed to being herded by a dog.
Using the GPS devices, the researchers looked at how a herd of 46 sheep moved as they were herded by a trained dog.
First, the Fell Sami had big herds, which they moved around the large areas of fells and pine forests south of the Norwegian border, whereas the Inari Sami had fewer reindeer, which they herded intensively close to the home area of the siida.