Australian Shepherds

A Weekend of Stockdog Sistahood

“What did you do this weekend?” “Worked dogs, hung out with my SBSDC Sistas–” “Worked dogs? Is that like training them to do something.” “Um…yes…to work stock.” Blank look. “They work sheep. Sometimes cattle and ducks. They’re stock dogs.” “Oh. Do you do that outside? Wasn’t the weather kind of crappy?” Shrug. “A little windy …
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Not Again?!!?

So, it’s brain-numbingly cold again. The kind of cold that freezes your nostrils shut, and makes your eyeballs scream at you for leaving only them uncovered, while the rest of your face enjoys the blissful warmth of entrapped breath. Having been born and raised in Wisconsin, I don’t often whine about winter. I more often …
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Sometimes, A Girl Just Needs a Job

Right before I switched servers and lost all my old posts, I wrote one about Shaine and the issues we’ve been having.  All basically my fault, and I’m determined to work through them.  A large part of her issue is the slash-and-burn-technique and generally driftiness. It’s pretty much comon knowledge that working dogs love to have …
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