This is a video of a border collie rolling a snowball around in the backyard in an attempt to build the base of a snowman. Or, at least in my mind, a snowdog. Maybe he just wants a friend to play with. "Or a lover." Stop it. No ideaShow More Summary
When the snow conditions are just right, the classic way to build a snowman is to roll up a ball of snow, and then another, like the video game Katamari Damacy. YouTuber ImDranzR caught his border collie doing just that a couple of weeks ago. Show More Summary
Over 1.4 million acres were burned in Chile in 2017, in the country's worst wildfire season in history. According to Mother Nature Network, the fire left in its wake a ravaged landscape, but a furry team led by Francisca Torres, a dog trainer who also runs the dog-oriented community, Pewos, came to the rescue. Show More Summary
A borzoi, pug, bichon frise and border collie won Monday's group competitions at the 142nd annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show and will vie for the contest's top prize. More than 2,880 dogs from 201 breeds and varieties were set to compete, according to organizers of the United States' second-oldest sporting event. Show More Summary
NEW YORK (AP) — When your name is famous, you've got to live up to it.
Brooklyn, New York showrunner and father Keith Haskel does curls using his excited baby son, who is sitting in a Jolly Jumper Exerciser, in a delightful video taken Haskel’s wife. Focused Border Collie Dog Tries to Imitate the Shadow of a Baby Bouncing in a Jolly JumperFather Pulls Out His Son’s Loose Baby Tooth Using...
You know a doggo is cut out for sheepherding when they go out of their way to find some sheep for herding. When he was only 7 months old, Rocky the border collie pupper wandered out into the countryside of Devon, England and rounded up a flock of nine sheep that he then herded all the way into his human’s house. Show More Summary
Is Donald Trump more or less emotionally mature than Banjo, the neighbour’s dog? Dr Stephen Scher, Senior Editor of the Harvard Review, might be onto something. Our next-door neighbour has a three-year-old border collie with blonde fur, very roughly the same colour as Donald Trump’s, only it actually came that way. But a similar hair [...]Show More Summary
The small white border collie with black spots ran up the side of what used to be a roof of a house at Olive Mill and Hot Springs roads with his handler, Capt. Davis Doty of the Orange County Fire Authority. “Kneel!” Doty yelled at Jester. He obeyed. For first responders searching through the mud...
Two years after the border collie went viral, he chased his last snowy owl from the Michigan airport where he worked.
December is that time of year when Santa brings gifts to all the good boys and girls. And I know of one very, very good boy. This year is my border collie Boatmeal’s first Christmas with us. He is the smartest, most precious, most beautiful, best boy in the world, and he deserves a mountain of gifts befitting his station. Show More Summary
Great Big Story went to Traverse City, Michigan to find out a bit more about K-9 Piper, a specially trained, hardworking border collie and his determined mission to clear birds such as geese, owls, crows and gulls from the runways of Cherry Capital Airport in order to prevent aircraft bird strikes. Piper’s human partner and...
He looks really cool while doing it, too.
A Canadian dog walker has said she was able to survive for more than two days in the wilderness thanks to her pet border collie, boxer and beagle. Annette Poitras, 56, was out walking her dogs on Monday when she fell, injuring herself and losing her phone in remote British Columbia. Show More Summary
A doggo named Ajax has been specially trained to sniff out the kea, an endangered bird endemic to New Zealand. Watch this charming short as they roam the mountainous South Island. (more…)
Humans and horses aren’t the only athletes to reach massive feats – dogs do too! From the athletic sighthounds to the driven border collies, dogs have been competing in a slew of sports on the world stage since before you were born.Show More Summary
What could possibly be more awesome than hanging out with a Border Collie? Try hanging out with 576 Border Collies. So many fluffy doggos! Yvonne McGrath, founder of the Border-Collie Owners South-Australia Facebook group, organizedShow More Summary
A really clever border collie named Lava jumped up and down on her human’s chest and then checked his breath and repeated the motions until sat up. She then took care of another patient, again jumping up and down and checking her breath in a brilliant demonstration of the proper steps one must take when...
Every morning, George and Lynne Powell walked their four dogs, working border collies, on the miles of trails near their home on Blue Ridge Trail in Santa Rosa. In the afternoon, George Powell took two of his three dogs to ranches to herd sheep, and Lynne Powell prepped her dog for agility trials. Show More Summary
An adorably vocal border collie named Blue hilariously mistook the rising moon in the sky for her favorite ball and tried to fetch it on two different occasions. This so amused Blue’s human Jessica Raspbury and her husband, that they encouraged the dog to keep chasing that ball for just a little bit longer. via...