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A person who herds sheep, especially on an open range; a shepherd.

sheep′herd′ing n.


(Agriculture) the act of herding or tending sheep
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ITV's pro-celebrity sheepherding Flockstars, pictured right.
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Event features highland bagpipes, highland and Irish dancers, sheepherding and sword smithing demonstrations.
Her own dogs, two Soft-Coated Wheaten Terriers, participate in dog sledding, surfing and dock diving in addition to being titled in formal obedience and conformation, sheepherding, and her passion, pet therapy.
But there's not enough land anymore to rotate sheepherding areas, and there's no planning or development for that.
Hira people were employed in agriculture and sheepherding.
At the end of the sheepherding demonstration, Kennard rewards his dogs by playing Frisbee and interacting with the audience.
Babe, fresh from his victory in the sheepherding contest, returns to Farmer Hoggett's farm, but after the farmer is injured and unable to work, Babe has to go to the big city to save the farm.
Removing the tale from the religious context (some critics fault Diamant for presenting Leah and Rachel, two of Jacob's wives, as polytheistic, for instance), Diamant re-creates Jacob's tent city and his family's sheepherding life while exploring Dinah's personal story.
Castaing-Taylor and Pa ravel come out of ethnographic film (he is codirector of Harvard's Film Study Center and perhaps best known for the 2009 sheepherding documentary Sweetgrass, she an anthropologist who codirected, with J.
20) Contrary to Lummis' simplistic characterization of the Navajo as "absolute nomads," by the time Lummis encountered them, the Navajo built their hogans to serve as long-term dwellings but continued to move seasonally to different regions within their Southwest homeland, usually in the interest of sheepherding.
Here, Gras moves in quite the opposite direction of Sweetgrass, in which the human side of sheepherding appears dignified and beautiful.