There is a television program on at the moment on the ABC called Muster Dogs, in which five pedigree kelpie pups are sent to five farmers around Australia with the purpose for them to try and train the pups up to become top working dogs in just 12 months, a skill which would normally take… Read More Kelpies are the Best – Muster Dogs on ABC TV
You betcha! Our feeling has always been that dogs enrich your holiday experiences, they are the ones that will always go with you for a walk even if it’s when the sun is rising or after the sun has set. We have always been kelpie owners and we seem to have been lucky in that after… Read More Do dogs look forward to holidays too?
Our lovable rescue dog Neo is very proud to be amongst other good company in a book out now, titled “It Happened off the Leash”. Edited by Paddy O’Reilly, this book contains funny anecdotes and stories of amazing dogs that have been rescued by some well-known and not so well known Australians. Part proceeds… Read More Neo the star kelpie
Most of our holidays over the years have involved taking the dog too. In fact a lot of times it’s the deciding factor in where to go for holidays. Is it dog friendly? Can you have a fire? Is it close to the water? Does it have a view? Walking distance to town / food… Read More Packing the Pooch
Our beautiful but slightly damaged dog came from this great organisation. Neo is a cream, also known as a blonde kelpie (no not a dingo) and has a beautiful temperament. He’s a very intelligent boy, as kelpies are and loves to run and chase despite having a gangly looking leg due to nerve damage. But try telling a kelpie not to run! Neo comes… Read More Australian Working Dog Rescue Inc. (AWDRI)