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TOP #75: What Are Sheepdog Trials and Are They Safe

If you're not familiar with sheepdog trials, make sure to at least check out some videos on YouTube of these amazing dogs at work herding sheep. I've just began delving deeper into this dog sport, and became amazed and captivated by the level of skill and dedication of both the dogs and their handlers.

To better understand it, I've contacted Bridget Strang of the National Finals Sheepdog Trials to explain more about this fascinating canine sport. I've emailed her some questions and learned from her about the history and intricacies of sheepdog trials, how to get started and most importantly, she also addressed safety of both dogs and sheep.

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Samantha’s biggest passion in life is spending time with her Boxer dogs. After she rescued her first Boxer in 2004, Samantha fell in love with the breed and has continued to rescue three other Boxers since then. She enjoys hiking and swimming with her Boxers, Maddie and Chloe.