Nihon Ken as Sheepdog?
  • Dears,
    I've a question: in the past nihon ken was in particular hunting dog, do you have news about ken used in the past as sheepdog?
  • zandramezandrame
    Posts: 525
    Maybe not what you are looking for, but here's a thread for you!

    http://nihonken.org/forum/index.php?p=/discussion/6349/herding-really/p1
  • I have done it for kicks with some of my Shikoku in the past:

    Shoushuu
    https://youtu.be/OabKk6W3mFA

    Kotomi https://m.facebook.com/airreyalis.shikoku.ken/videos/?mt_nav=1

    Have come to find that it's more of a Hunting Instinct Test and not so much Herding.
    Areyarisu Shikoku Kenimage

    Shoushuu | Kotomi | Maika | Asra | Ranala

    Other Canine Members of The Airreyalis Crew: Keno & Zander (Alaskan Klee Kai) | Saphira (Belgian Groenendael) | Naishka & Takashi (Yakutian Laika)