Steve Lausmann of Citrus Heights, California, has Bearded Collies
, whose long coats are magnets for foxtails.
tend to need grooming, clipping and trimming occasionally.
One of the tougher breeds that I am currently grooming are bearded collies
Averages Broken registered dogs to 6,000gns, av pounds 1,831; Part-broken reg dogs to 1,650gns, av pounds 764; Broken unregistered bearded collies
to 1,750gns, av pounds 1,706; Broken unreg dogs to 700gns; Part-broken unreg dogs to 350gns; Pups to 150gns.
The vicar, who is a big dog lover and has bearded collies
of his own, was fantastic," he added.
But their discovery has sparked a mystery as to how the pure-bred bearded collies
came to be abandoned in the Moidart area of Lochaber.
Suzanne, 42, has been showing dogs for 24 years, starting with bearded collies
before turning to gundogs 12 years ago.
Much to the delight of Russ's boys Sally would bring her two bearded collies
with her to visit - a treat which has helped bring a rare smile to the little boys' faces.
SALLY MEEN adores her home in Clapham which she shares with two bearded collies
,Jack and Archie.
Twelve RSPCA vans arrived at the home to rescue the various breeds, which included Shih-tzus, dachshunds, Llasa apsos, bearded collies
, a corgi and Yorkshire terriers.
The haul of dogs included shih-tzus, dachshunds, lhasa apsos, bearded collies
, corgis, chihuahuas, poodles, pekinese and Yorkshire terriers.
Top, left, a Great Dane hops off the shuttle; top right, Charlotte Crooks takes a rest with boxer pup Ziggy; far right, a chihuahua takes shelter between the legs of a Great Dane; right, bearded collies
waiting to be judged; below, competitors arrive with feet well protected; below centre, a Great Dane waits while his owner sleeps in the pen.