Category Archives: Video

Dog mounted camera

I’ve had a Garmin VIRB for awhile now and mostly use it when I ride my bike, but with the new Fetch mount by GoPro I could do some fun stuff with herding. Get the dog’s point of view. Below … Continue reading

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My HRD 3 run

A couple posts ago I show a video of Scot and I practicing for this run. This is from the trial. The earlier post describes the course. We did ok, We got a score of 86 out of a 100 … Continue reading

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Nice shed

Shedding is when you and your dog ‘break’ a group of livestock into smaller groups. It is against the instinct of the herd and the dog to do this. Instinct is for the herd to stay together and even if … Continue reading

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My friend Dinky who is not . . .

At Eagle Rock Park this week. Dinky the English Sheepdog Totally goofy sweet. And yes, that’s what I said. It’s true -urbanherder

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Practicing for HTAD III

So my instructor told me I should enter an upcoming AHBA trial in advanced in both HTD and HTAD. Now keep in mind I have done one run in HTAD II and have had one run in HTD II plus … Continue reading

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Another hike : Christmas Day

I had intended to hike the Lower Sam Merrill trail up to the Old Echo Mountain Hotel site, but there were so many people there I swung over to the Millard Campground hoping to hike up towards Millard Falls, but … Continue reading

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“Oh! You mean THAT awee.”

This past Sunday (12/18/2011) I went to an American Herding Breed Association trial held by my club and at my instructor’s place, Action K9 Sports Now to be fair to Scot we have had very little practice in the last … Continue reading

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Why don’t I do this more often?

I really meant taking the dogs on a hike, but it certainly could refer to how often I have been adding posts to this blog. For some reason I can’t seem to stay on top of it. Sunday afternoon I … Continue reading

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Cows are fun!

Hey, not like that! This past weekend I participated in my first trial with cows rather than sheep. I have never had as much fun herding I as I did on this run. I had 12 minutes to move 4 … 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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