English sheepdog


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English sheepdog:

see old English sheepdogold English sheepdog,
breed of large, wiry working dog developed in England in the early 19th cent. It stands from 21 to 25 in. (53.3–63.5 cm) high at the shoulder and weighs from 55 to 65 lb (24.9–29.5 kg).
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Bill Lambert, manager of the Kennel Club Assured Breeder Scheme, said: "The decline of the old English sheepdog.
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The Walsall Fans website recalled how the ex-Irish international, who was a free-scoring forward during his early years at the Black Country club, revealed that his Old English sheepdog puppy Dino lapped up half a bottle of Cinzano following a kitchen mishap.
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The donation was made after one of the staff at the London wedding store had adopted an English sheepdog from Friends of the Animals last year.
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