1996 Shepherds Survey - Numerical Summary


County Lamb Losses @ $75 Ewe Losses @ $100 Total County Sheep/Predation County $Per Head
  Coyote Dog Bear Coyote Dog Bear    
Pendleton 1657 $124,285 257 $19,285 29 $2,143 143 $14,300 21 $2,100 36 $3,600
$165,713

$11.84
Pocahontas 483
$36,196
30
$2,283
53
$3,913
35
$3,500
30
$3,000
4
$400

$49,292

$6.75
Randolph 546
$40,437
17
$1,250
13
$975

0
54
$5,400
129
$12,900

$60,962

$12.97
Greenbrier
Monroe
552
$41,420
98
$7,330
16
$1,193
9
$900
61
$6,100

0

$56,943

$11.86
Grant
Mineral Hardy
Hampshire
106
$7,916
44
$3,333
100
$7,500
39
$3,900
100
$10,000
33
$3,300

$35,949

$4.61
Marion
Doddridge Upshur
Harrison Nicholas Lewis


0


0


0


0

19
$1,900


0


$1,900


$0.92
Preston Barbour
0
20
$1,470
2
$150
2
$200
45
$4,500
2
$200

$6,520

$2.33
Jackson
Wood
Kanawha Tyler
Putnam
Roane

24
$1,810

9
$647


0

14
$1,400

33
$3,300


0


$7,157


$4.48
  $252,064 $35,598 $15,874 $24,200 $36,300 $20,400

 

Total Coyote Damage $276,264
Total Dog Damage $71,898
Total Bear Damage $36,274
State Predation Loss, Per Head $8.59
WV Total Sheep Predation $384,436