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Tikkle and Riddle at Stockdog Ranch

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#1 ShoresDog


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Posted 10 May 2007 - 08:09 PM

I was out east last week and foolishly hadn't written down my password, so I couldn't post to the BC Boards. It was so awful to read of the horrible experience that Tikkle went through! (Please Send Tikkle Your Prayers)

Thank goodness she seems to be on the road to a full recovery. In honor of her and her family, here are some pictures taken two weeks ago, and a couple from the end of February of the new lambs.

Tikkle is such a sharp dog!
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When she's not working, her eyes are glued to the action.
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Here is her mom, Riddle.
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Riddle and Tikkle are great together.
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Here they are bringing in the sheep, but not the cows. What command was that, Anna?
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Here's a little YouTube video of the two of them putting the sheep away:
Putting the Sheep Away

The new little ram lamb.
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Some of the other lambies.
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The School Sheep -- that wether in the middle, Smiley, has horns that are just thigh-high to a newbie...
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School's out!
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Jan & Daisy & Juno & Star
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Posted 10 May 2007 - 11:29 PM

Awww, how very sweet of you to post these photos! Real heartwarming story with Tikkle's recovery and all. And I am sure everyone will be enjoying these photos as well!

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Posted 11 May 2007 - 10:16 AM

Jan, thanks for sharing these! Tikkle and Riddle are lovely and I really enjoyed the working pictures. And the sheep. And the lambs. And the video! :rolleyes:

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Posted 12 May 2007 - 03:42 AM

Lovely pics
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Posted 13 May 2007 - 11:27 PM

Very nice pics of Tikkle and company. I hope she continues to improve.
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Posted 14 May 2007 - 07:51 PM

Thanks, Jan, for posting these pics and the video. What you can't see in the video is that Tikkle gets hung up in insisting in bringing the calves. That's Riddle putting them into the pen, but Tikkle makes an appearance at the very end to help escort them in :rolleyes: I promise to post some working pics of Tikkle this weekend, which is when she is allowed to get back to work,
"Life's too short to work bad dogs."

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