Sheep Herding Drone

Meet Shep, the “sheepdog” of the future. And while he isn’t cuddly and won’t bark at intruders, this unmanned aerial shepherd does seem to keep the flock together and moving along nicely. Probably takes a lot more maintenance than kibbles though, and we’re guessing it wasn’t cute as a puppy. Call us old fashioned, but we’ll stick with our old pal the dog.

drone herds sheep

Sean McCoy

Editorial Director Sean McCoy is a life-long outdoorsman who grew up hunting and fishing central Wisconsin forests and lakes. He joined GearJunkie after a 10-year stint as a newspaperman in the Caribbean, where he learned sailing and wooden-boat repair. Based in GearJunkie's Denver office, McCoy is an avid trail runner, camper, hunter, angler, mountain biker, skier, and beer tester.

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