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Photo of three herding sheepdogs walking up on a group of sheep
A Surprise Turnout to Move a Few Sheep!
Scylla and Ezra join Kay's fun! We only have five acres of land here (about two hectares) and at the moment there are just twelve ... Read More
Close up photo of a very pretty black, white, tan and merle border collie with pricked ears (and her tongue out).
Border Collie Sheepdogs Come in Assorted Colours!
We love coloured dogs and we've had a few over the years! Yesterday's post about so-called mis-marked puppies sparked a lot of response, mostly on ... Read More
Close up photo of two border collie puppies lying together. One has a white face and one of its eyes is blue
How do you feel about mis-marked puppies?
We love coloured dogs and we've had a few over the years! Yesterday's post about so-called mis-marked puppies sparked a lot of response, mostly on ... Read More
Photo of herding sheepdog Mo looking towards the camera. Behind her are two lambs.
“They’re Behind You”!
Little Mo doesn't realise the lambs are behind her! Two years ago today we were helping Ian and Ruth Morris to gather sheep at ... Read More
Screen shot showing the new categories and tutorial thumbnails in the tutorials library
Our Relentless Pursuit of Excellence!
With 60 tutorials in the library it's time we made it easier to find what you want. In our relentless pursuit of the "Perfect ... Read More
Closup of Kay looking quizzical
Kay – always there, giving her best
If we've had any success in the sheepdog training sphere, we owe much of it to Kay. Kay's taught us such a lot over ... Read More
A close up picture of our cattle and sheep herding dog Dot lying on a steep bank, looking into the distance
Andy’s First Dog, Dot
Fifteen years ago today. This is little Dot, the herding dog that changed my life! She features in our Sheepdog Training Article (written in 2003) ... Read More
Close up of Fay (and Kay) splashing about in the pond on a hot day
Cooling off in the pond on a hot day!
Puppy Faye and the dogs don't like it too hot Three years ago today, the weather was unexpectedly hot - just as it is in ... Read More