Drew is a jumping fool

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Re: Drew is a jumping fool

Postby WickedLady » Tue Sep 19, 2017 5:37 pm

I love the breed would never have one. I would not be able to keep it busy enough; they are a very active dog.
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Re: Drew is a jumping fool

Postby IrishIroamed » Wed Sep 20, 2017 6:34 pm

I love border collies, but I also know that they're very active and need to always have a job. So I know better than to get one. More power to you for keeping up with him. Doubt I'd have the stamina for it.
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Re: Drew is a jumping fool

Postby snowball » Thu Sep 21, 2017 12:57 am

my dad was a rancher and at one time ordered a I think it was a border collie very smart
and very spoiled had to have syrup on his pancakes
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Re: Drew is a jumping fool

Postby havingfunnow » Thu Sep 21, 2017 10:21 am

Oh, I can't keep up with him physically! Luckily, he's fairly calm for a Border Collie, so that's not too much of a problem; I can generally settle him with ten or fifteen minutes chasing the tennis ball. I had to teach him what balls were for, and it was a good thing I did! He'd probably have difficulty if I was still working and he was alone all day, but he really enjoys having a human at his disposal at all times.

He does always need something to think about, but I don't mind that. It's fun to think of new games and variations for him. His main job is taking care of me. :D Also, we go to dog club two or three times a week, which gives him lots to think about. I do love having a training club nearby. It's fun for both of us, and I don't have to purchase and maintain all that equipment! :lol:
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