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Working Sheepdogs

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Address: Leault Farm | N57. 12789 W3. 94497, Kincraig PH21 1LZ, Scotland
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Toured the UK and its a favorite memory

We love animals. And we were thrilled to visit a working farm and have a demonstration by a working shepherd. This place is legit. He has a passion and philosophy for everything... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 17 November 2016
vonpajaro
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Seattle, Washington
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our last stop of the day and it was definitely a unique activity. The show itself was entertaining, though it did seem to drag on a bit long. When Neil had people line up to help shear a sheep, we thought "why not" and went for it. I'm glad I did it as it's not something you get... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

We love animals. And we were thrilled to visit a working farm and have a demonstration by a working shepherd. This place is legit. He has a passion and philosophy for everything he does and he shares it with you. The sheepdogs are amazing, of course. So skilled and we were wowed. I helped to sheer a sheep and feed... More 

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Carlisle, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

We visited here because the family likes dogs. What we saw was and amazing display of real farm like in Scotland. The ability of the shepard to control the dogs - and the ability of the dogs to control the sheet - was astounding. I learned more here and enjoyed this demonstration more than anything else in Scotland. The shepard... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

A very interesting presentation on working sheep dogs. Having seen a different presentation in Ireland, this one did not impress as much. However, if you have never seen these amazing dogs in action, it is well worth the stop.

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Ben Shemen, HaMerkaz, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

This was amazing, defently one of the best place we had visit. the demonstration is about 45 minutes and in the end you get to feed the lams, and hug the pupies, realy recommanded!

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Larbert, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

We visit this area often and always try to make a point of visiting the farm. Over the years we have recommended to many family and friends too. The sheepdog demonstration never fails to impress us and the interaction and devotion between Neil and the dogs is wonderful. Afterwards there is an opportunity to feed the lambs and meet some... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Neil does a great job showing the work of the sheepdogs and how the operation works. There were several puppies there also which added to he oooh factor for the ladies.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

This was a visit in September 2015. It was a totally amazing experience. Highly recommend a visit. Also popular with coach trips.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Didn't really know what to expect when we traveled down the gravel road towards the farm - definitely didn't expect to see 3 tour busses and a bunch of cars waiting to see the dogs in action. I really can't find the words to describe the interaction between Neil and his working dogs - the use of voice, whistle and... More 

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Kincraig, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

The Working Sheepdogs at Kincraig are a brilliant end of day thing to impress adults and children alike. The way Neil Ross handles his dogs 9about ten of them) with voice commands to control quite a lot of sheep is good. Afterwards the children got to meet the puppies, which my grand daughters (three and six) loved. There was also... More 

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