Thus a generation of scruffy mongrels called Benji was born and, if you had a Rough Collie
, it could only be christened Lassie.
Nine dogs played Lassie and, despite the fictional rough collie
being female, all of the pooches were male.
LASSIE FROM LASSIE The very first dog to play the Rough Collie
was called Pal, and he earned $4,000 a week in 1954 - that's $51,000 (PS38,500) in today's money.
No, his childhood nickname came from the "Rough Collie
;" the shaggy, long-haired Scottish sheepdog.
For the first time, Jetpets and Virgin Australia Cargo will come together to fly hundreds of pets in need of care across Australia, breaking down distance and travel barriers with the hep of animal welfare charities such as PetRescue.The first flight took place last week and saw PetRescue unite Lallee the Rough Collie
with her new owners in Sydney, where she will be a much-loved and permanent member of the family.
Among the visitors was Joanne Brooker who entered her rough collie
Fleur into the Kennel Club Dog Show.
The rough collie
made her big screen debut in 1943, starring in Lassie Come Home alongside Roddy McDowall and Elizabeth Taylor.
In recent years I have adopted a Rough Collie
, Robbie, at age 8; a large bronze (Golden/Chow/Newfoundland?) mix, Bruce, at age 10; and most recently another 8-year-old Rough Collie
WELSH-LANGUAGE broadcaster S4C has teamed up with Bafta-winning graphics company Rough Collie
to produce a series of Christmas-themed idents which will accompany the channel's festive programming this year.
UnButtoned features a live score with heavy electronic influences and classical music elements with visuals by Bafta winning motion and interactive design team Rough Collie
The festive relief operation will hand over supplies to stretched rescue centres such as Rough Collie
Rescue, Avon Cat Rescue and Cats Protection in Warwickshire.
It's been a few months since I became the custodian of a small bundle of trouble called Billy, a blue merle rough collie
the breeder said was the most mischievous of the litter.