Naturally, he immediately thought of a wolf attack. Especially since the first of his sheep had been killed by a canine, at the beginning of this month of September. “The DNF came on site this morning (Editor’s note: Friday, therefore) and confirmed to me that it is indeed a wolf”, he tells us. Financial compensation is provided. And the Walloon Region “will intervene to make me a higher fence, that is to say two meters, with current”.
His herd consisted of ten mothers and seven young. It is only mothers who have lost their lives. “It’s sad, because I was supposed to have young people in November or December, by them, precisely”concludes our interlocutor, who raises sheep “out of passion” and not by professional activity.
At the beginning of September, a wolf attack also took place in Sourbrodt. A year ago, in September 2021, the Jalhaytois Michaël Rood had lost… 36 sheepafter the passage of a wolf.