For hundreds of years, the Maremma has been a flock guardian for sheep and goats in Italy. The breed hasn’t changed much over the centuries because breed selection was done only by shepherds, and they bred for functional abilities, namely protect the stock. In the end, this also safeguarded breed characteristics because those characteristics were related to an ability to work.
What happens when a very old breed is faced with very modern device, albeit one that behaves like a threat? Watch the video below to find out: