When animals and insects are very much responsible to destroy the crops of the farmers , they come up various thoughts and ideas to keep it safe .
here we bring you the story where a farmer paints his dogs in stripes so that monkeys doesn’t destroy his coffee crops ..
Let’s have a look at the story :
According to the news sources , the farmer, named as Srikanth Gowda, asserts that when he was scared that monkeys would destroy his coffee crops , he painted his dog Bulbul and making it look like a tiger .
This is the case of Thirthahalli in the state of Karnataka,
Gowda quoted : “I now take Bulbul to the fields twice a day — in the morning and evening,” Gowda told Asian News International in a report Monday. “I have seen them running away at the sight of the dog. The monkeys now refrain from entering my plantations.”
The pictures of the dog AKA painted tiger were posted by ANI on the twitter account .
According to the reports of ANI , Gowda, who grows coffee in Thirthahalli in the state of Karnataka, turned to the dog after failing to scare off the monkeys with stuffed tiger toys.
“But, in the long run, the color of the toy used to fade and the monkeys would return to damaging the crop,” he said, according to ANI.
Let’s have a look at the tweet:
ANI also repoted that Bulbul’s stripes were painted on using hair dye.
The news outlet quoted Gowda’s daughter as saying that other farmers in the village are now copying her father and painting their dogs to look like tigers.
The idea worked out in the favor of the farmer..