Police and farmers combat rise in sheep rustling
15 August 2014 Last updated at 07:01 BST
Sheep rustling might be an ancient crime but it is a growing problem in parts of rural Britain, with some individual animals worth as much as £8,000.
Last year was the worst on record for livestock theft - up by a quarter on the previous 12 months.
Graham Satchell reports on how Lancashire Police are working with farmers to tackle the problem.