Oh, yes, sorry, I was somehow thinking of an English sheepdog rather than a
sheltie, and a sheltie would certainly fit the bill in so many respects.
Thanks, Barbara; I will ask my mother about this.
Pam

-----Original Message-----
From: Farm Collie Breed Conservancy and Restoration
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Sent: Monday, January 22, 2007 12:25 PM
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Subject: Re: [FARMCOLLIE] rescue dog

The 4H leader's dog is a little shetland sheepdog. She has competed in 4H
for a number of years with various little girls. Barbara
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> We are all on the coast of CT. Is this a very large dog?
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Farm Collie Breed Conservancy and Restoration
> [mailto:[log in to unmask]]On Behalf Of Barbara W. Hollands
> Sent: Monday, January 22, 2007 12:01 PM
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> Subject: Re: [FARMCOLLIE] rescue dog
>
> Hi, our 4H leader has a very sweet, well trained 8 (?)year old Shetland
> sheepdog that she would place in the right home to make sure she gets more
> attention since the younger dogs are getting it all. Where is your mother
> located? Would she consider something like this? We are in western
> NY.,Barbara Hollands
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> Sent: Monday, January 22, 2007 11:19 AM
> Subject: Re: [FARMCOLLIE] rescue dog
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>
>> Hi gang,
>>
>> My mother, aged 70, who lives in a condo and is not a particularly active
>> woman, is looking for a nice little rescue dog and having a devil of a
>> time
>