The Blacksheep Homestead


Home of Blacksheep English Shepherds and Heritage Livestock


Our family farm is home to a variety of special critters, and the old-fashioned, working English Shepherds that help us keep everything running smoothly!

Heritage American Guinea Hog piglets are here!!!

Just arrived!!! New English Shepherd litter out of Blacksheep Tiger Lily sired by Blacksheep prince Valiant :)

Mama, Blacksheep Tiger Lily is a beloved member of the family, and also a solid working dog with the grit and determination to handle larger, more challenging, stock as well as the consideration and diiscernment needed with smaller, more vulnerable animals and  the classic ES "off-switch" , the ideal balance for managing a diversified a family farm.

Blacksheep Prince Valiant is an outstanding companion and right-hand, happy, friendly, confident. Prince was exceptionally easy to raise and train, and is a natural working dog, has been calmly and effortlessly helping with livestock chores since early pupppyhood, stepped up to offer us his assistance herding sheep and other smallstock at just a four months old!

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  • "Our Mandy will soon be 4 years old, how time flies. She has been the best dog for us. A Rowdy/Mati cross. She just wants to be with you all the time. We traveled with her for th..."
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