Shep, UKC Natchez Trace Rebel Elegy

This is Shep at 3 months old. Registered UKC Natchez Trace Rebel Elegy out of Sallee’s Rustie Jr (IESR,UKC,ESCR), x Sherling’s Jill (UKC,ESCR). Both parents’ genetic panels are clear of breed-specific conditions. Shep and his siblings are first-generation progeny of the OBTESA Breeder Incubator Program. The Old-fashioned Black and Tan English Shepherd Association is a Tennessee non-profit … Read more

Sally, UKC Natchez Trace Lovely Rogue

This is Sally at 3 months old. Registered UKC Natchez Trace Lovely Rogue out of Sallee’s Rustie Jr (IESR,UKC,ESCR), x Sherling’s Jill (UKC,ESCR). Both parents’ genetic panels are clear of breed-specific conditions. Sally and her siblings are first-generation progeny of the OBTESA Breeder Incubator Program. The Old-fashioned Black and Tan English Shepherd Association is a … Read more

Stone Cold Vixen

Here are some photos from this morning’s walk with Vixen. She is an excellent hiking companion who stays close and listens well. I enjoy spending time with Vixen, even after the sun goes down because she is so well-behaved. Vixen was bred by John Sherling out of Sherling’s Jack and Sherling’s Meg. Her Embark panel … Read more

Walker’s Ruff

The Walker family of Kentucky has kept Old-fashioned Black and Tan English Shepherds for four generations. These photos are of Walker’s Ruff with his little girl Claire. Claire’s great-grandma Emma Walker bred quality IESR dogs. I consider the dogs bred by Mrs. Emma Walker and her friend Janice Sallee to be English Shepherd royalty. My … Read more