Thanks to Hugh Emerson for this picture of Bess working, and thanks too to fellow course member, Liz Harper, for the camerawork. We were delighted to see another Beardie on our sheepdog training course today. Hugh Emerson brought Bess from their home in Cheshire to see whether she was interested in sheep. Bess certainly didn’t… Continue reading Another Beardie on our Group Training Course
Bearded collie Izzy working sheep. We don’t see many working bearded collies but today we had a super beardie on the group training course. Izzy is from a Shropshire farm and was a delight to train. Working Bearded Collie Izzy was a credit to her breed on today’s sheepdog training course. She was fully focussed… Continue reading A great little Beardie
Kevin and SpotTum are two very promising puppies. Despite the wet, miserable weather we’re experiencing in the UK at the moment, things are looking pretty bright for us as far as future sheepdogs are concerned. Kay and Eli’s pup, Kevin continues to impress us with his natural ability around sheep. He has only seen them… Continue reading New Young Talent at Kings Green Farm
OK – Just for Greg (see Facebook comments) this is a pic of our lovely great dane – Lily. She doesn’t work sheep, but we love her just the same! (We’re hoping to keep the sheepdog training courses going). Just at the moment (especially after last night’s heavy rain) training our own dogs is on… Continue reading Everything’s So Wet!
Having had a rather disappointing experience with training our Kelpie, Red, Andy had mixed feelings when Paul Marsh brought his young Kelpie bitch Molly, for training today. He needn’t have worried. Molly was a credit to her breed. She showed none of the lack of concentration that beset Red’s training sessions, and with a little… Continue reading This Kelpie’s pretty COOL !