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‘Retired’ deaf sheepdog learns sign language

Peggy, a Norfolk sheepdog, has always been a working dog, until she suddenly became deaf with no discernible reason. Animal welfare manager Chloe Shorten took her in when she had no home to go...
Deaf sheepdog relearns to herd the flock with ‘sign language’

Deaf sheepdog relearns to herd the flock with ‘sign language’

Being a sheepdog has been Peggy’s calling. But when she lost her hearing when she was eight, it significantly hampered this passion. Still, nothing can stop a dedicated dog from going back to what...