The australian shepherd is a versatile breed.
The Aussie is talented at many other things as well besides herding, such as obedience, agility courses, and being a down right fantastic companion dog.
Herding : on sheep, cattle, ducks…
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Agility includes jumps and contacts. No jumps with hoopers.
Nosework : mantrailing (search and rescue), tracking, avalanche dog, search in rubble, detection…
Traction sports : canicross, skijoring, cani VTT, sled dog…