Sheep dogs on an up-country run. High-country sheep are widely dispersed and very skittish; it would therefore be nearly impossible to manage the flock without the help of dogs.

From Respectable lives: social standing in rural New Zealand by Elvin Hatch

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Sheep dogs on an up-country run. High-country sheep are widely dispersed and very skittish; it would therefore be nearly impossible to manage the flock without the help of dogs.
  • Sheep dogs on an up-country run. High-country sheep are widely dispersed and very skittish; it would therefore be nearly impossible to manage the flock without the help of dogs.