Sheepdog training day 25th October – book your place now!

25 October 2012 – Sheepdog Training

Exmoor Hill Farm Project and the Exmoor Moorland Landscape Partnership have arranged a sheep dog training day at Combeleigh Farm near Dunkery Beacon courtesy of Mary Bromiley and Rabbit and Penny Slattery.

Picture provided by Exmoor Hill Farm ProjectBeing able to work a sheepdog is a traditional moorland farming skill, that remains vital today. Dartmoor brothers Jed and Bob Watson, both experienced sheep dog trainers and keen trialers, will be on hand to help you in training your sheep dog. The day is aimed at farmers looking to train and bring on their own dogs; each dog and handler will get to spend time one to one with both Jed and Bob.

Places limited so please book early. Commencing at 10.30 am and finishing approx 3.00pm. Approx cost £20 per person to include lunch.  Contact Kate at EHFP to book a place 01643 841 455.

The Exmoor Moorland Landscape Partnership Scheme is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund and our local partners and funders. Part financed by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development 2007-2013: Europe investing in rural areas.


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