Joyce Country Sheepdogs, Shanafaraghaun

4.9
Witness a piece of traditional culture when you visit Joyce Country Sheepdogs, a family-run and working hill sheep farm. Watch border collies expertly herd sheep while following verbal and whistled commands, just like in the movies. The family also sells border collie sheepdogs and puppies. As part of the tour, you'll see sheepdog demonstrations, a talk on hill sheep farming, sheep shearing demonstrations, and maybe get the chance to visit the puppies. With our online itinerary creator, Shanafaraghaun attractions like Joyce Country Sheepdogs can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • We had a fantastic visit today and truly enjoyed the wonderful sheepdog demo. Watching these dogs work with sheep is amazing. We also were able to bottle-feed a lamb and meet two lovely Border Collie ...  more »
  • If anyone would bother to build a remote control dog I'm sure it would not come anywhere close to what this amazing dogs are happy to do all day long with no other reward from the owner but a "good bo...  more »
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  • This is a worthwhile trip for anyone. Very informative and fun for both children and adults. The surrounding area is also stunning.
  • Came here in late September. Absolutely wonderful sheepdog demonstration. Very informative and very friendly people. The dogs are beautiful and do their job well! Such a fun thing to witness and experience. Also the surrounding country area around the farm is breathtaking. Probably my favorite drive in all of Ireland!
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