I should have learned from the last fragrance attack not to let our dogs outside alone after dark for that last pee of the night, even though it would save me from a cold nose on my cheek in the wee hours, a signal one of my sheepdogs needs to go out, a trip which […]
Most Beatle’s fans think Paul McCartney’s song “Martha My Dear” was written about a girlfriend. Turns out it was about the Old English sheepdog he loved for fourteen years. “Hold your hand out you silly girl. Look what you have done,” is a line of lyrics he wrote in 1968. If you have ever had […]
I didn’t know Bill Cosby had a hound called Harry or that he would be competing at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show before Herbie and I appeared on JTV. Harry’s real name is Champion Hobergays Fineus Fogg. He was born in New Zealand six years ago, and he is not a hound. He’s a […]
Hello Hollywood? Do you need a new, furry lead? Ruggedly handsome and affectionate? Your search is over! Herbie had a stellar photo shoot with the Brooklyn Exponent photographer, Jeff Steers.
The link is http://s.mlive.com/8eudhKY for the article Brad Flory wrote. Photos were by Jeff Steers. Thank you both, again. A week from today we will motor to NYC to see some sites, and rest before the big show. This will be Herbie’s first trip to the city and to lower Manhattan. We will be home next week, […]
Grand Champion Ken-Bear’s Herbie the Love Bug will be competing for Best in Breed at Pier 94, Ring 6 at 1:30 P.M. on Monday, February 11. You can watch our Old English Sheepdog live on your computer at www.westminsterkennelclub.org Herbie will be in a group of Old English sheepdogs who look similar. Look for number 19 […]
by Brad Flory/ Jackson Citizen Patriot/ January 24, 2013 JACKSON, MI – One of the greatest national champions living in Jackson County still enjoys the simple pleasures of a normal life. For example, he once ate a sponge. He is Herbie, the nation’s seventh-ranked Old English sheepdog, who next month will make his debut in […]
Herbie, our Old English sheepdog, will be competing against 2721 dogs at the 137th Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in NYC on February 10 and 11. This is the most widely watched telecast of a dog show in the world with dogs from Canada, Brazil, Croatia, Germany, the UK, France, Japan and Mexico. Eighty-three of […]