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Covering the Goulburn and Murray valleys
Tuesday, June 16, 2015

On the move

On the move
By Cathy Walker, pictures Holly Curtis

To most, he’s a busy crop and livestock farmer at Murchison with an impressive record in his hobby of competition target shooting. But to one much-loved dog, David Black is — in his words — ‘‘the purveyor of interesting rides’’. He has had to put the brakes on a couple of those choices because the dog can get stuck between the dashboard and the gear stick in the truck, and the harvester too is off limits.

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

David and his loyal shadow

David and his loyal shadow
By Alexandra Bathman

fA retired cattle dog keeps a retired cattle farmer company in Kyabram.

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Fastest whippet in town

Fastest whippet in town
By Rhiannon Gavalakis

On a hobby farm in Kialla lives the fastest whippet in all of Shepparton — they call him Pym.

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Pound puppy is happy chappy

Pound puppy is happy chappy
By Alexandra Bathman

In the tiny farming town of Waaia there is a tiny Jack Russell. He was just 11 months old when owner Carly Walker saved him from the pound.

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Good neighbour dogs

Good neighbour dogs
By Alex Bathman

Oggie the doggie likes to share his love around.

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Trusty Rus helped save the day

Trusty Rus helped save the day

When there was smoke, there was fire. But that didn’t stop Robert Humphries’ dog Rus from working quickly to move his sheep to safer ground further away from the fire.

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Round-up time? Send the Spanadors

Round-up time? Send the Spanadors
By Alexandra Bathman

What do you get when you cross a Labrador and a cocker spaniel?

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Roxy is better than manpower

Roxy is better than manpower

With a piercing whistle that could pop a balloon, James Armstrong sends his red kelpie around a mob of sheep and they come out of the shade and head towards a gate

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Power to burn

Power to burn

This slim and regal-looking dog with thin, silky ears was bred for hunting foxes and ducks.

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Switch on to work

Switch on to work
By Geoff Adams

Darren Trewick is a fifth generation farmer who has been blessed with two good examples of the kelpie breed.

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