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doggone expensive!

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doggone expensive!

World's most expensive sheepdog sells for £10,000 (after he only cost his owner £315)
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Border collie Bob was sold for £9,240 at auction last week, making him more valuable than some family hatchback cars.

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The world-renowned trainer paid just £315 for the black-and-white dog last year, when he was just a 13-week-old pup.

Maybe time to rethink our investment profiles Undecided

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Re: doggone expensive!

That's high, I've seen partially trained (young) gun dog's (cocker spaniels) go for £2-3k. When their fully trained, the sale is normally by private agreement.
A quick and easy way to tell an intelligent dog to determine if it is worth training.
Stand in the garden and point at something in the distance with your arm outstretched.
A dog with 'training potential' will look where you are pointing. The rest will just look at your arm
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