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Black and White Sunday #42 – Herding Sheep


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  1. suemuir
    July 7, 2013 at 12:45 AM

    That photo has come up beautifully in B&W 🙂 I work in the rural sector and see a lot of sheepdogs working ‘in the real world’ and it never ceases to amaze me!

    • Mel
      July 8, 2013 at 7:45 AM

      It must be cool to see them working Sue. It’s rare to find it here. Of course, I do live in the city.
      I love watching them work.

  2. July 7, 2013 at 7:09 AM

    Great job and PAWsome run. The sheep looks big.Have a wonderful Sunday. Lots of Golden Woofs, Sugar

  3. July 7, 2013 at 7:18 AM

    That’s a very important job you have!

  4. July 7, 2013 at 8:31 AM

    That’s a cool shot. Those dogs in their element like this is something to see – and to watch. Thanks for sharing.

    • Mel
      July 8, 2013 at 7:43 AM

      Totally agree SlimDoggy. Seeing dogs in their element, like herding sheep, is a thing of beauty. I was especially impressed with a Kelpie that competed.

  5. July 7, 2013 at 9:29 AM

    You look super focused — very impressed 🙂
    Miss Marple X

  6. July 7, 2013 at 10:54 AM

    Wow! You are super fast and good at herding sheep! Impressive! 🙂

    • Mel
      July 8, 2013 at 7:42 AM

      We cannot take credit on this one. This was someone else’s dog, but still really fast and a good sheep herder.

  7. July 7, 2013 at 11:15 AM

    I love this photo! I used to be a sheep herder, myself! Well, maybe not exactly a herder, but I did live on a sheep farm! 🙂
    Finn

    • Mel
      July 8, 2013 at 7:40 AM

      You were Finn? How cool! I bet you loved living on a sheep farm. I saw many Border Collies there who were amazing, but I never saw any Cavaliers. 🙂

  8. July 7, 2013 at 11:20 AM

    Lovely!!!!

  9. Pam
    July 7, 2013 at 11:38 AM

    Awesome action shot and video! I love watching herding dogs do their thing!

    • Mel
      July 8, 2013 at 7:39 AM

      Me too Pam. So fascinating to see how each has their own style.

  10. July 7, 2013 at 12:41 PM

    Pawsome video and I love the photo in Black and White! Hope you have a great day

    • Mel
      July 8, 2013 at 7:39 AM

      Thanks Carmapoodale! I loved watching these dogs at work.

  11. July 7, 2013 at 2:11 PM

    Had to smile at the way “somedog” matches that goat…Great video too Happy Sunday

  12. July 7, 2013 at 8:27 PM

    You are super fast! We’ve never seen herding dogs in action before. Awesome!
    Roy & Shefali

    • Mel
      July 8, 2013 at 7:37 AM

      Most of the dogs I saw were super fast. THey were almost a blur.

  13. July 7, 2013 at 9:20 PM

    Beautiful photo, and you are so super fast in that video. Those sheep know who’s in charge! Happy Black and White Sunday!

    • Mel
      July 8, 2013 at 7:37 AM

      Amazingly fast!

  14. July 9, 2013 at 11:41 PM

    Hate to break it to your Mom but those look like goats 🙂

    • Mel
      July 10, 2013 at 6:49 AM

      Nope! They really are sheep. We know the sheep owner. She is Jasper’s coach for sheep herding.
      They also go “Baaaa!” 🙂

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