from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A dog trained to guard and herd sheep. Also called shepherd dog.
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- n. a breed of dog, used for herding sheep
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. any of various usually long-haired breeds of dog reared to herd and guard sheep
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KELLY: That sheepdog is not going to come correct you.
An Australian sheepdog is fighting for its life after being bitten while saving its owner from a huge and deadly snake, local media reported on Wednesday.
I’m sure the word sheepdog is out here somewhere, and it would just love to help….
Also understand that a sheepdog is a funny critter: He is always sniffing around out on the perimeter, checking the breeze, barking at things that go bump in the night, and yearning for a righteous battle.
There is no dog at Styles, except an outdoor sheepdog, which is in perfect health. ''
They're also tested in competitions known as sheepdog trials, which can draw crowds of more than 25,000 spectators in the U.S. and are televised in Great Britain.
I see the weirdo denver area cop that calls itself "sheepdog" has been making crazy noise on comments in the Chieftain too.
There is no dog at Styles, except an outdoor sheepdog, which is in perfect health. "
[quote = "sheepdog"] Your question has been asked and answered numerous times not only by me, but other posters as well. [quote = "sheepdog"]
"sheepdog" has been making crazy noise on comments in the Chieftain too.
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