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She’s BACK!!

From my instructor Terry Parrish: It’s been a LONG, LONG time but I am pleased to announce the opening of another LA Herding Training Facility in Chino. It’s at Peak Performance Dog Sports, 5 minutes off I 60. The format … Continue reading

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Come on people Wolves are NOT dogs

Wolves are not dogs and should be treated accordingly. This should never happen. Not to dogs, wolves or horses! http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/lanow/2011/06/man-sued-after-hybrid-wolf-dogs-fatally-attack-miniature-horse.html

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Lessons from stockhandling

One of my favorite things about have border collies and being involved in herding is stockhandling. I consider stockhandling the real part of herding. Trials are fun, but are all prep for 3-10 minutes of work. A few weeks ago … Continue reading

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ACDCGLA Cattle Classic & AHBA HTAD Cattle & Sheep Trials

ACDCGLA Cattle Classic The “Cattle Classic” presented by the Australian Cattle Dog Club of Greater Los Angeles, Inc. Licensed by the American Kennel Club Herding Test & Herding Trials Test and Trials open to all dogs nine (9) months of … Continue reading

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Herding trials for April 2010

Look what fun is coming in April and May!! It’s not to late the enter these trials: E-mail Jan McAninch if you re worried that your entry won’t arrive in time! April 1, 2011 AKC–Belgian Tervuren Club of Southern California … Continue reading

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Action K9 Sports “Rollin' In Clover” Trial

We had a GREAT weekend, Scot and I. We had 2 runs in Ranch (beginning) class on Friday, in Poway, CA. This was a USBCHA sanctioned trial and was a 3 day event. Ranch and Pro Novice each had 2 … Continue reading

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B Course Intermediate

Again, this is shot from a distance and the noises you here are the folks setting sheep for the next run. Camera is attached to the sheep trailer. After finishing Started the day before today was my first leg of … Continue reading

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Herding cattle

Here is a friend with her young border Coty herding some cattle. This was his second time and you can see he is having a blast. This is also the first time I had seen cattle being worked in person … Continue reading

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AKC B Course Started run

This was my final leg of the B Course started and we placed 3rd on Saturday, Feb. 4, 2011 My apologies for a funky edit. The run doesn’t start until about 1:50 in so feel free to skip ahead.

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Dogs can get out of shape too

Various reasons including work at a new gig, lack of daylight and some laziness on my part I have not worked Scot as hard as I should have and when I work him on sheep I can see the results. … Continue reading

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