huntaway


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huntaway

(ˈhʌntəˌweɪ)
n
(Agriculture) NZ a dog trained to drive sheep at a long distance from the shepherd
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The man's identity and the nature of his involvement has not been established although last night one facebook post suggested the ewe was being rounded up - and the German Shepherd-looking dog was a huntaway which is often used in New Zealand for sheep herding tasks.
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In recent years fanners have brought in dogs from Australia, namely the kelpie, and also the huntaway from New Zealand.
She already has a couple of collies but two years ago she bought a New Zealand Huntaway bitch to train up herself.