English to Afrikaans Meaning :: sheepdog

Sheepdog :
skaaphond
- skaaphond

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Noun(1) any of various usually long-haired breeds of dog reared to herd and guard sheep

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(1) A shepherd watched his flock through binoculars and his sheepdog watched from the back of the quadbike.(2) Keen as a young sheepdog on a winter morning, this is the sort of wine that oyster lovers yearn for.(3) Five hundred limited edition copies of the book, which follows the story of the sheepdog and his friends on Whimsey Farm, went on sale.(4) The dog was a mutt that looked like a cross between a sheepdog and a poodle.(5) It's like being a sheepdog on a sensitivity training course these days.(6) This pattern of stimulus and response is parallel to the way that a shepherd might train his sheepdog .(7) While she's not a fully trained sheepdog by any stretch of the imagination, she has had a bit of training and the instinct of her breeding and, kept on the lead, was ably darting from side to side yelping the sheep forwards.(8) Dogs and sheep don't mix well, unless it's a highly trained sheepdog and in our experience owners have not been too careful where their animals leave their trademark.(9) In this way it functions like a sheepdog herding its flock, always watching over and controlling the whole.(10) Where does all this suave urbanity leave the true, ocker Aussie, the weathered stockman riding along in the outback with his trusty sheepdog , always ready for a few tinnies and a bloody good chunder?(11) The breeds from which the sheepdog sprang are not identified, though some people maintain that Scotch bearded collies played a significant role in the sheepdog 's development.(12) He helped look after the sheep of eight farmers which meant early starts and braving cold, biting winter winds, often with only the company of a sheepdog .(13) Breeders who select the stud dogs and bitches within a breed effectively direct the breed's progress, and among sheepdogs , the eminent dogs have been those that excelled at sheepdog trials.(14) Most of the dogs were adult sheepdogs , but in one of the cages, a group of puppies were frolicking.(15) If the Lord's my shepherd, then these blokes are his huge sheepdogs .(16) Samaritans in Northallerton are helping volunteers from a North Yorkshire-based charity who are counselling farmers separated from their sheepdogs by the foot-and-mouth crisis.
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1. shepherd dog ::
herdershond
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