The Lake District Sheepdog Experience

Our Dogs

Meet our wonderful sheepdogs



TESS   is a very gentle type of dog and is lovely to have around , she was a top class trial dog and has won or been highly placed in lots trials ,she likes the job to fetch the sheep for people doing sheepdog experience...  in  2014.. Tess won clough head hill sheepdog trials that  year . she also  along with fox won the  trophy for the  top 2 dogs cumbrian championship . ,!  also in may 2015  was  2nd  place open  great harwood ,  and   won at lancaster open in 2016  also   the  double dogs at Alston 2016 the  brace  class  to name just a few ,tess won  many open prizes over the years  and she has compeated in the English Nationals  ! now  retied from sheepdog trials  tess helps in doing   demos, county show  and displays, and loves doing the sheepdog experience too and  always ready for a cuddle  



.RAVEN she is spending her time now doing the sheepdog experience  she is a  home bred daughter  from the lovely  mac and Tess  she ,has the sweet nature from them both , ... update  2016 aug , well she wasnt in nursery trials for long and got upgraded into the big open classes she was 4th  and 3rd  an lots of  few  6 th places ,.....  opens so far                                                     NEWS 2019/20 RAVEN  has settled well into working for everyone and we hope you will enjoy working with her as one of the experience team of dogs at totterbank 



 CAP  a  friendy cheeky  5 year old, hes  black, tan and white  ,always  keen to work , hes  fast and you have to be quick to keep up with him ,but he is   a lovely dog,   we have been using Cap to teach our students some extra handling skills this year.... now its your turn  !CAP is fun to work with 



RAP is  beautiful  and  a happy friendly dog but a..   CLOWN !  6 years old ,black white hairy boy,  fast  an sharp   Open  trial winning  dog   you will love him he is fast and very sharp he will be one of the dogs to put the sheep out to the top of the field for your dog to fetch   ,,rap is our top competition  open trial dog !



TIPPI  has moved onto this section from the young dog page  she is now fully trained  and started doing the nursery trials   she is becoming a useful little girl starting to get used to working with others    black and white med coat girl  fast  quick and sharp little dog 



Our latest youngsters in training



At just 8 months Solo already a big boy  and very keen  and lovable, still on a long line  you will meet him in our young dog training demo he is sired by RAP 


youngster no 2

litter sister to solo fonda  a little rocket ! fun to work with shows lots of natural  talent