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SHEEP. A wether more than a year old. 4 Car. & Payne, 216; 19 Eng. Com. Law Rep. 331, S. C.

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Her youngest son Philip helped to deliver lambs from the age of four and attracted a lot of media attention as he developed into a natural farmer and sheep dog trainer and trialler.
Despite the small monetary value on offer at the sheep dog trials where the top prize is [euro]100, Robert said: "I would just love to have my name on a cup again this year.
57%, n= 13) especially in breeds like Old English Sheep dog, Neapolitan Mastiff and Saint Bernard.
But it is the first time it has enlisted the help of Aled - now synonymous with sheep dog trialling success - to promote their giveaway.
She added: "Trial Supporters and handlers who converge on Tywyn next year will be able to witness sheepdog trialling - and Big field for North Wales open SOME 86 dogs are lined up to compete in the open class at next week's North Wales Sheep Dog Society championships on Anglesey.
As a child he watched local sheep dog trials every year with his family and fell in love with the pastime.
The Supreme International Sheep Dog Trial will be held at Stoneleigh Park, near Coventry, from Friday, September 6 until Sunday, September 8.
Bill, a well-experienced sheep dog takes Scrap under his wings as it were and helps Scrap work out what a sheep dog is all about, especially the role of heading the sheep.
MOST people love their pets but to some farmers and estate workers, the fully-trained sheep dog or gun dog is worth as much as a second member of staff.
Caroline Egar, who was helping to run the International Sheep Dog Society stand, said: "She is very chatty and well informed.
A working sheep dog must be courageous; sheep will frequently butt dogs, and not only are the sheep considerably larger than the dog, they often outnumber the dog by perhaps hundreds to one.
Q Over the last year, our Old English sheep dog Molly has gone almost blind.