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The demonstrations and special events at the ISDS World Sheep Dog Trials, 2005

Our cameras worked hard to capture all of the different goings on at this event. It wasn’t just the World Sheep Dog Trials, it was also a country fair with many different attractions. Over the 4 days of the World...

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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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Sheep Dog Trails in the UK

In the UK the ISDS still organizes the National and International trials competitions. Here dogs and their handlers compete throughout the year, gaining qualifying points that may find them a place at their National trials. The top placed dogs at...

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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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World Sheepdog Trials

It's Friday 15th July and Katherine and I have just got back from Ireland and the 2005 World Sheepdog Trials, held at Tullamore. The Irish Trial Committee did a fantastic job producing such an interesting country fair and on the...

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Scott Glen at the ISDS World Trial 2005

Rural Route Videos is proud to be a sponsor for Scott Glen's attempt at the International Sheep Dog Societies (ISDS) World Championship Trial 2005, representing our country of Canada. Scott will be running 2......

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Winter is almost over

Winter's almost over. It's April 1st tomorrow and the beginnings of thousands of geese are migrating Northwards in the skies overhead our farm. Soon the sound of the Meadowlarks will greet me as I walk our dogs early each morning....

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An Autumn of Sheepdog Trials

It's been the autumn of sheepdog trials for us. In September I travelled to the UK to shoot the 2002 British International in Ireland. That program, 145 minutes, is now edited and ready to be sent out. I also filmed...

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