When one invokes “the herding breeds” the mental image that comes to mind is usually the medium to medium-large shaggy collie types and their short-haired cousins the cattle and heeler dogs. Perhaps a thought to the sheltie and corgi types for specialized work. There are so many herding breeds that fall in the BC/Aussie/English Shepherd family plus the type that clusters around the Belgian breeds and the GSD, and you might even think to the livestock guardian dogs. But I doubt your mind pulls up a super short haired dog that’s blocky, muscled, and firmly associated with the terrier family.
But apparently there’s a bulldog with the soul of an English Shepherd. Fascinating.
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