Who are the shepherds trying to graze in the night?
Let's talk about one of the aspects of life inRussian village. Each peasant valued his horse, it was simply impossible to manage without it. On a horse harrowed, plowed, carried hay, grain. The horse was busy for the whole day! Therefore, it immediately becomes clear who the shepherds are chasing to graze at night.
It was at night that the children were led to graze horses, so that theywere able to gain strength, relax. Horses - cattle are restless, unlike goats, cows. The violent disposition of horses will not allow them to graze calmly during the day when flies and flies prevail everywhere. Because of all this, horses can run away during the day. Also, because of the summer heat, they will run away in search of water. At night, the animals graze more calmly.