international sheep dog society

3 separate videos covering the 4 days at the ISDS World Sheep Dog Trials

For this year we are holding the total times at 2 hours for each program. This way we can fit them onto DVDs. We have been producing DVDs for the past year but have decided to concentrate our efforts here....

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Our accommodation, the Bridge House Hotel in Tullamore. HQ for the 2005 World Sheepdog Trials

The World Sheep Dog Trial Committee had their work cut out in preparing for this event. Most of the committee are Border Collie handlers and so understood the needs for everyone involved with this major sheep dog competition. The ISDS...

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ISDS World Sheep Dog Trials, 2005

Early this year, the ISDS, (International Sheep Dog Society), asked us to document, in a video, the 4 days of the World Sheep Dog Trials in Ireland. Over 200 Border Collies were entered to travel to this year’s ISDS World...

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24 steps to making the 2004 ISDS International Sheepdog Trials DVD

Story of the International 2004 Getting the dates right, helps! My flight to the International Sheepdog Trials We’ve Landed The site for the 2004 International Sheepdog Trials The National Finals ISDS Qualifying Trials Country Fair Talks and Interviews First day...

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The trial was over

The top Border Collie trial in the world, the International Sheep Dog Society (ISDS) Finals. If you have the chance to travel to this event you’ll see the top Border Collie handlers and some of the finest working sheepdogs to...

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Prize Giving

Border Collie information can be found through magazines and on the web. The Working Border Collie magazine and the American Border Collie magazine are 2 of the main magazines in North America. The International Sheep Dog Society, (ISDS) also have...

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The Afternoon runs at the ISDS Finals

Rural Route Videos produce farm videos, in particular about Border Collies, their training and trials. Our Border Collie and Sheep dog pages, on our web site, have been written to try to inform interested Border Collie handlers of our different...

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Helpful folk with the stories to tell

Our Border Collie training video. Starting Your Border Collie on Cattle, Sheep and Ducks is an awfully long name for a Border Collie training tape, but I wanted to cover all of the starting possibilities for people with young Border...

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Day 2- ISDS Brace Championship

For registering Border Collies, there is one main registery in the UK., the International Sheep Dog Society, ISDS, and then in North America the main registry is the American Border Collie Association. These are both very significant associations in the...

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Day 2-ISDS Qualifying Trials

Border Collie trials in the UK. The main Border Collie, Sheepdog trials in the UK. appear in the late summer. There are other main trials, but over the years, and as far as the Border Collie world is concerned, the...

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Making the International Sheep Dog Society’s International Sheep Dog Trials 2004

Border Collie Videos and Rural Route Videos, the 2 go hand in hand. We produced our first Border Collie training video 1984, the first commercially available video available anywhere on Training Border Collies. Since that time we have become the...

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The International Sheep Dog Society’s (ISDS) World Sheepdog Trials

Twice now the ISDS has held a World Sheepdog championship. Click below to view our selection of the: * 2002 ISDS World Sheepdog Championships from Bala in North Wales * 2005 ISDS World Sheepdog Championships from Tullamore, Ireland In 2002,...

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The International Sheep Dog Society’s (ISDS) Supreme Sheepdog Championship

Border Collies, Border Collies and more Border Collies Click below on the sheepdog trial that you want to view: * 1990 Supreme Sheepdog Championship from Alnwich Castle, Northumberland * 1991 Supreme Sheepdog Championship from Carmichael, Lanarkshire * 1992 Supreme Sheepdog...

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Sheepdog Trial Videos

The International Sheep Dog Society’s (ISDS) Supreme Championship These trial tapes are for the Border Collie enthusiasts, with these clever Border Collies working at their very finest. The handlers and their sheepdog’s, who qualify for this most prestigious of competitions,...

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Sheepdog Competitions and the Top Border Collies

The International Sheep Dog Society, the ISDS, is the one main Border Collie institution in Britain. As many dogs end up being exported from the UK and to many parts of the world, at some point or another, most keen...

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A Busy Year

A year has passed since I last wrote a News Page for my web site. It has been a very busy year for us but, in reflection, I should have found the time to write up some of our news...

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Another Year of Farming and Videos

It seems as if the past 5 months has been nothing but Sheepdog videos, Border Collie programs and more Border Collies. I’ve had Border Collies coming out of my ears, and yet the 3 young Border Collies......

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Seems like a long time ago!

I was surprised to see that it was January that I last wrote in my news letter page. That seems like a long time ago......

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