Lake District Working Sheep Dogs

GLENALLA border collies working sheepdogs

tess and fox

    NEWS....  OPEN TRIAL 15TH NOV 2017, AT TOTTERBANK  JUDGE KATY CROPPER , 40 DOGS   ENTRY NOW FULLY BOOKED ,  LOOK OUT FOR DETAILS OF THE 2ND OF THE WINTER OPEN TRIALS AT TOTTERBANK IN CROSTHWAITE   SOUTH LAKES CUMBRIA,                                                                                                                              WINTER SHEEPDOG TRAINING SESSIONS at   CROSTHWAITE . NR KENDAL CUMBRIA.                                                                                                               we now have  one places available for   THURS AND SOMETIMES FRIDAY ONE- TO- ONE SHEEPDOG TRAINING SESSIONS,  [ owner/ handler  with  own  dog ]   WITH ALAN THROUGHOUT THE WINTER MONTHS  ,WE HAVE A FIELD SHELTER AND SEATS FOR YOUR COMFORT  and offer a small area fenced off for you and your dog with well dogged hebridean sheep   right up to open size course . and a  rough hillside too,  TO GET A TIME AND DATE PLEASE RING 07788298432         FOR DETAILS and to book a slot  ,       we sometimes  have new handler classes  and  trials at totterbank for new handlers .  along with winter nursery and  the main Open sheepdog trials at totterbank  .                                                                                         

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   news 2017 glenalla brad with shirley cropper  6th in the clough head haslingden open nov 17 ,   glenalla dale first place novice this week at the northern club nov 17 for emma proctor    GLENALLA RITZ   FIRST TIME OUT AND 5TH PLACE ,1ST OCT WINDERMERE NURSERY , AND RAVEN 3RD NOVICE AT MUKER  SHOW   GLENALLA DALE  for ,emma proctor novice winner northen sept,  another 6th place for raven this week in the open classes ,  NOV/DEC GLENALLA RAVEN HAS 2 MORE PLACINGS IN NOVICE TRIALS.. nov 2016 ... tess 5th at the open class  700 yd outrun at kendal couple of weeks ago with raven also going well well and did the big ourun with no redirection  just missing a drive gate so pleased with her progress too,  raven had 2x6th places in the novice trial classes trials                        old news ... BEEN A WHILE SINCE  I HAVE UPDATED NEWS.. AUG AND SEPT  HAS BEEN GOOD FOR YOUNG DOGS GLENALLA RAVEN AND HER BROTHER GLENALLA BILLY[ BOTH BEING SIRED BY ERYRI MAC ,]  BOTH WINNING NOVICE CLASSES ON VERY TRICKY SHEEP. TESS GAINING A GOOD 2ND PLACE IN OPEN IN SWALEDALE ,FOX RUNNING WELL IN HIS NEARLY 12TH YEAR, AS FOR RAVEN SHE IS BEING PLACED 6TH IN A FEW OPENS NOW, AND A 5TH OPEN PLACE , ...OLD NEWS   JUNE 2016  SO WILL PUT UP THE LATEST NOW,AL RUNNING TESS AND FOX WON THE BRACE COMP AT THE ALSTON OPEN  AND TESS AND RAVEN GOT 6TH IN THE OPEN RAVE AND 7TH OPEN CLASS TOO,  MORE TRIAL NEWS UPDATE FEB 2016 ,   RAVEN   just out of nursery s ran at the greystoke  OPEN    last weekend,and with 71  open  dogs competing   she was placed 6TH   very pleased with her improvement,and just 22 months old  ,her first national point ....   glenalla DALE,  16 MONTHS OLD  STARTED   NURSERY   ,S  last week won a 3rd and 4th  Netherlands well done to handler . SHIRLEY CROPPER  handler owner of glenalla brad has done really well in the nursery trials  and gained a 4th in his first open trial ,, really pleased ..

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 FOR SALE,    RITZ  looking for new  working  home bitch     placed 5th in her first nursery trial ,  please ring for details


 2017 news Glenalla Raven  has been mated to ricky hutchinson  fantastic doubles national champion Jock who is a son of the  big winner   Sweep,                                        pups due oct   .. ring for more info,    SEPT 2017 ..Jock  RICKY HUTCHINSONS WONDERFUL  TOP TRIAL DOG   has just won the International Supreem Championship UK 2017 ring or emal  more info  update 6 puppies born,