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Kells Sheep Centre

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Sheepdog Demonstration A Kerry Nightlight!

As you drive the Irish countryside and see sheep high up on the hills do you wonder about the poor... read more

Reviewed September 21, 2018
Pamela W
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Salem, Massachusetts
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Impressive!!

Take 30 minutes out of your day and watch Brendan Ferris maneuver his dogs and sheep using voice... read more

Reviewed September 20, 2018
OffTheSofa
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Monroe
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Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

As you drive the Irish countryside and see sheep high up on the hills do you wonder about the poor shepherd who has to bring them down? Can sheep stay out overnight? Wonder no more! Brendan's excellent presentation & demo explains with great charm and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Pamela W
Reviewed September 20, 2018

Take 30 minutes out of your day and watch Brendan Ferris maneuver his dogs and sheep using voice commands and a whistle. You will learn about the different kinds of sheep and be awed by the skill and knowledge of his handling. It's only 5...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank OffTheSofa
Reviewed August 2, 2018

Our guide recommended that the bus shop for this extra demonstration, I was a bit leery of everyone having to pay an extra 5 euros each but everyone found it worthwhile. Farmer Brendan Ferris was very informative and entertaining while he educated us about his...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank VW49
Reviewed July 27, 2018

Add me to the Fan list. Love to watch great working dogs no matter the discipline and these guys and thier master are great. Absolutely do this , young or old all will enjoy.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed July 24, 2018

This guy has been doing this for a long time and is old hat at taking his dogs through the paces. It is very impressive and even though several people had seen the demonstration in years past, they came back with others. It is educational...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Daniel P
Reviewed July 1, 2018

Both adults and kids really enjoyed the demonstration of the sheep dogs and their master, Brendan. It was incredible to watch how they worked together. It cost eur5 per adult, kids were free. Send a text in advance to the number on the website. Say...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank tomg645
Reviewed June 6, 2018

Stopped here on our Ring of Kerry drive and so glad we did- we happened to be able to get in on a sheep herding demonstration. Very informative and really cool to see. One of our best stops on our Ring of Kerry drive! Definitely...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank AArn89
Reviewed June 3, 2018

We were with a tour and stopped here for the sheep dog demonstration. The host is Brendan and he was an excellent guide to how sheep dogs work. He was informative, and even more important, he was entertaining. The demo is amazing - I had...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Suzy R
Reviewed May 23, 2018

Not knowing what to expect, we were delighted with this short display of the dogs shepherding the sheep. Wonderful training by Brendan (Ferris), who made it fun as well. He had all the answers to questions put to him and well worth the €5 fee....More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Christy_Luv2
Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

This was the highlight of our ring of Kerry tour. This is a must see! It rained on our tour the whole day, but this made it all better.

Date of experience: April 2018
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