National Geographic : 1940 Apr
566 THE NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC MAGAZINE Photograph from Captain W. Best SEVERAL ATTENDANTS STRUGGLE TO GET THE SHEEP TO THE RELEASING PEN Once the three animals are out in the trial field, however, they will be handled expertly by one man and a dog. Usually they are selected from different flocks so that they have less tendency to cling together. © Sport and General "SPOTAN" PERFORMS IN THE ROYAL WELSH SHOW AT CARMARTHEN Sheep dog trials are important international sporting events in various parts of the British Isles. In this meet, northwest of Cardiff, shepherds and their collies from Wales, Scotland, and England match skill. The dog working with the sheep is a winner of the Welsh championship.