Karakachan LGD

The Karakachan Livestock Guardian Dog is not like many farm dogs. They are valued for their ability to think without being commanded.

Raina Crane Creek is our primary guardian.

Marko Kamalot is Raina’s male partner.

Check out all of Faith’s Farm-OK articles related to the Karakachan Livestock Guardian Dogs

  • Bisera Deep Fork – Karakachan LGD
    Meet Bisera “Sera”. She was born Feb 27 along with her 7 sisters to our wonderful guardian, Raina.  Her name means “pearls” in Bulgarian.  It is a reference to the white at her collar.  Like […]
  • Violeta Deep Fork – Karakachan LGD
     Meet Violeta “Leta”. She was born Feb 27 along with her 7 sisters to our wonderful guardian, Raina.  Her name means “violet” in Bulgarian.  Like all Karakachans, she is a very independent thinker.  Leta is […]
  • Iskra Deep Fork – Karakachan LGD
     Meet Iskra “Izzy”. She was born Feb 27 along with her 7 sisters to our wonderful guardian, Raina.  Her name means “spark” in Bulgarian.  Like all Karakachans, she is a very independent thinker.  Izzy is […]
  • Rada Deep Fork – Karakachan LGD
     Meet Rada “Red”. She was born Feb 27 along with her 7 sisters to our wonderful guardian, Raina.  Her name means “red” in Bulgarian.  Like all Karakachans, she is a very independent thinker.  Red shares […]
  • Mishka Deep Fork – Karakachan LGD
    Meet Mishka “Mouse”. She was born Feb 27 along with her 7 sisters to our wonderful guardian, Raina.  Her name means “mouse” in Bulgarian.  Like all Karakachans, she is a very independent thinker.  Although initially […]
  • Milenka Deep Fork – Karakachan LGD
    Lenni Meet Milenka “Lenni”. She was born Feb 27 along with her 7 sisters to our wonderful guardian, Raina.  Her name means “black” in Bulgarian. Like all Karakachans, she is a very independent thinker.  She […]
  • Netho Deep Fork – Karakachan LGD
     Meet Netho. Netho Netho She was born Feb 27, 2020, along with her 7 sisters to our wonderful guardian, Raina. Her name means “spot” in Bulgarian. Like all Karakachans, she is a very independent thinker.  […]
  • Updated Puppy Pictures
    6-12-20 The pups are growing!  They’ve had two rounds of shots, dewormer, flea/tick treatment, and general vet exams.  They are quite adept at finding the dead armadillos and dragging them back to the play area.  […]
  • Growing Guardians
    Our girls are growing!
  • Karakachan Litter Feb 2020 – Raina x Marko
    Raina and Marko tied on Dec 28, 2019.  That tie resulted in a litter of 8 pups on Feb. 27, 2020.  All 8 puppies in the litter are female.  Puppies will be available to new […]
  • Yellow Puppy
    Yellow collar puppy is female.
  • Blue Puppy
    Blue collar puppy is female.
  • Red Puppy
    Red collar puppy is female.
  • Black Puppy
    Black collar puppy is female.
  • Green Puppy
    Green collar puppy is female.
  • Natural Puppy
    Natural collar puppy is retained.
  • Pink Puppy
    Pink Puppy
  • Purple Puppy
    Purple collar puppy is a female that looks very much like her momma.
  • Confirmed… puppies!
    Confirmed!  Raina and Marko are expecting a litter of pups at the end of Feb.  #karakachan #livestockguardiandog 
  • Karakachan Livestock Guardian Dogs
    With the addition of Marko to our security detail, the potential for puppies has increased.  While there have been no witnessed ties, anything is possible.  Raina tends to have a spring/autumn cycle but we are […]