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Border Collie Hunts Critters: Winter and Summer Editions

Lilly, our intrepid canine heroine,  is an avid hunter of small game. Mice and voles, mostly. In spring 2009, we posted an hunting instructional video — master class, if you will — of Lilly at work. Today, we share the winter edition of Lilly hunting. Her initial pounce alone is worth a chuckle. (Don’t worry. She doesn’t catch anything.)

P.S. At first, Ginko thinks Lilly is playing with him. He misreads her pounce as a play bow.

Roxanne Hawn

Trained as a traditional journalist and based in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado, USA, I'm a full-time freelance writer for magazines, websites, and private clients. My areas of specialty include everything in the lifestyles arena, including health and home, personal finance and other consumer interests, relationships and trends, people and business profiles ... and, of course, all things pet related. I don't just love dogs. I need them in my life. Seriously.

Thomas Aaron - January 10, 2012

Can you be followed on twitter?

    Roxanne Hawn - January 10, 2012

    Hey, Thomas. Yes … we have 2 twitter accounts @roxannehawn, @champofmyheart

Thomas Aaron - January 10, 2012

Very fun. It’s awesome watching that hunting instinct emerge. Thanks for sharing.

Living Large - January 10, 2012

Too cute. Our Molly once caught a mouse in the office. She had it before I could get her away from it. She almost caught one on the deck this morning, but she is older and slower now.

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