Reference Sire Dams

*Clovaville Oak (Liscannor Huck x Clovaville Nimble) OFA Good - Oak was imported in 1982 from Bruce Browning's Clovaville Kelpie Stud, New South Wales, Australia. He was a useful, tough, brainy, feral dog that easily worked sheep and cattle. He died November 2, 1996. Frozen semen has been retained for future breedings. Windrush has a daughter, granddaughter and two great grandsons.

*Scoriochre Emma II (Scoriochre Gunga x Scoriochre Georgie Girl) - Emma arrived in 1983. She was bred by John Gedye, Scoriochre Kelpie Stud, Victoria, Australia. She was a stylish worker and our original brood bitch. She can be found behind many good Kelpies across the United States. She died in June, 1996.

*Scoriochre Jim III

*Scoriochre Jim III - (Wundurra Mister x S/Bred OBrees Sadie III) - Jim came to the United States in 1988. He was bred by John Gedye. Jim was a Barambogie Mack grandson. His bloodlines included the Liscannor and Horton lines. This exceptional dog won the Working Kelpie, Inc. National Trial three times. No other Kelpie has ever matched his record. He was an outstanding working dog with calming influence on his stock and the uncanny ability to read his stock correctly. He died June 30, 1998. Frozen semen has been retained on Jim for future matings. Windrush has a daughter.

*Whites Chocko - (Liscannor Marco x Whites Tally) - When Chocko was eight, she came to the United States. She was bred by John White, Nyngan, New South Wales, Australia. Most of her working life was spent with Ray Wilson doing station work and winning and placing in sheep dog trials. She possessed tremendous intelligence and patience combined with eye, power and style. Windrush has her granddaughter and two great grandsons.

*Capree Busy - (Joes Pride x Capree Touch II) - Busy was bred by Chris Stapleton of Capree Kelpie Stud, New South Wales, Australia. Most of her life was spent with Joe Attenborough doing station work with sheep and cattle and successfully competing in sheep trails. She died in May, 1998. Ledge Rock Working Kelpies has her daughter, Windrush Sadie. Another daughter, Windrush Joe, is owned by JoAnna Yund. Vern uses a son, Windrush Bruiser, to do the daily farm chores.

Windrush Never Never (*Clovaville Oak x *Whites Chocko) OFA Good - Never was a big black and tan female who enjoyed working sheep and cattle. She won several ASCA trials and competed successfully in obedience. She died in 2003. Windrush has two grandsons.

Windrush Gunn (*Scoriochre Jim III x Windrush Never Never) OFA Good - Gunn was Susan's primary working dog on the farm until his retirement in 2003. He was a big, black and tan, easy moving dog that loved to work. Gunn won and placed in numerous trials. He won the 1998 Ranch Dog Trial at the Minnesota State Fair. His sons, Pan and Bud, are now helping with farm chores. Frozen semen has been retained on Gunn. Gunn died in 2007.

 

 

*Whites Scout II - (Capree Watch x Whites Wren) OFA Good - Scout accompanied John White to the United States in 1994 when John judged the WKI National Kelpie Trail in Hardin, Montana. Scout's sire is the legendary Capree Watch who was owned by Chris Stapleton. Wren is a daughter of Whites Nap III. Nap was an excellent station dog and outstanding trial winner. Scout won the 1996 Working Kelpies, Inc. National Kelpie Trial and has won the Minnesota State Fair Trial several times. Scout died in 2007.

 

 

*Capree Ollie (left) (Lauries Laurie x Capree Julie II) CERF Normal, OFA Good - In 2000 Ollie arrived in the United States. She is a lovely, stylish black and tan bitch with good natural balance and walk up. She is the dam of Pan, Bud, Red and Blossom. Deceased in 2008.