The All Sheepdogs site brings you helpful information through a series of useful books on all breeds of working sheepdogs and also a range of top quality British made model sheepdogs.
In addition to our own books in the Sheepdog Shorts and Heritage Back series, the Online Shop features other interesting and useful goods - not just books, but also whistles, and in particular the Richard Ansdell Collection of Art Cards. Just click on the links in the menu (above) for details.
Please note, our online shop offers FREE DELIVERY on all book and card orders to any address, worldwide! Postageon model orders is just £1 inland and 2 everywhere else.
Shep's Models have arrived! You may remember that a dozen years ago, we sold realistic hand painted sheepdog models made and designed by Stef Ottevanger of Stef's Models. We are glad to say that the models are back! Still designed by Stef, and still hand cast and hand painted in Yorkshire. Five designs are available - see the online shop or visit our ebay shop at stores.ebay.co.uk/ShepsModels.
• Our latest book was released in July. "The ISDS: The James Reid Years" covers the history of the International Sheep Dog Society between the wars and charts the Society's growth under James Reid. With many photos and a few surprises!
• Other recent books: "The first International Sheepdog Trials". tells the story of the creation of the International Sheep Dog Society and the International trials from 1906 to 1914. Packed with information and photos. .
• 2014 also saw the publication of the much awaited "The great ISDS sheepdog handlers: Adam Telfer and family". The latest in the Sheepdog Shorts series, this tells the story of one of the pioneers of sheepdog trialling and of the International Sheep Dog Society; the man who bred Old Hemp (ISDS 9), considered to be the first modern Border Collie. Packed with period photos, this is a must for any sheepdog enthusiast.
• Roy Goutté's book on Breeding Sheepdogs is available from the eshop. Details of all our own publications on the Our Books page.
• The ISDS Brace Champions books have been brought up to date and reissued as a three volume set in the Sheepdog Shorts series