We love dogs!


We love playing with dogs, working with dogs, observing dogs and trying to understand what goes on between their furry/floppy/pointy ears.


Most of all we love seeing a dog grow and develop its full potential to become the dog, the colleague and the member of the family and the society that it was meant to be. We have a special place in our hearts and home for "difficult" dogs.


We have built our training and rehabilitation centre in the beautiful Trussy Farm where we have some 30 hectares of fields along the river Avre and several flocks of different types of sheep for herding, several smaller fields for education and training, a full agility course and a large wooded park for play and relaxation.


You are welcome to stay in our guesthouse with your dogs and take the opportunity to discover this beautiful part of France between the ocean and Paris.


We love dogs, and we invite you to come and share this passion with us, and make your relationship with your dog the best it can be!





Stud dogs



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Guest house


December 1, 2017

Tia and Illyn are very happy to announce the birth of their first litters! You find all the info about Tia's pups here and Illyn's babies here

November 13, 2017

Both Jim and Nell, as well as 3 daughters, were qualified to the French nationals this year. ^_^ Jim ran in the nationals for the 6th time, ran like a young man, made it to the finals and ended up 5th overall. We're very proud of our granddad! <3 Daughter Illyn was 4th...

August 12, 2017

We just got confirmation that our dogs managed a hat trick during our stay in Wales this year also. In the famously tricky trial in Abergwesyn, Skye won while mom and dad were 5th and 6th respectively (of 80+ dogs in Open class).

Of course, we don't talk about it at hom...

June 4, 2017

Jim and Nell will be going to two championships for France this year as well, having qualified for the Continental 2017 as well as the world trial. It will be Jim's 4th time to represent France in the European championship. Nell is team reserve so will also be going to...

May 9, 2017

Jim and Skye have participated in our first ever trial on cows! We were not ridiculous and will definitely try to do this again next year. :-)

April 19, 2017

Our handsome goof-ball Skye has finally got his own page where interested ladies can find all the information about him. :-) You find it here.

March 10, 2017

More info here

October 20, 2016

Sabine qualified for the French team for the world trial 2017 with both Nell and Jim. :-)

August 29, 2016

Jim and Sabine were best French in the Continental (the European Championship) 2016 in Finland. Some photos here.

August 9, 2016

I had the opportunity to run 3 dogs in the classic Vivod trial up in the North of Wales this weekend. The setting is spectacular and the event historic; it's one of the absolute oldest sheepdog trials, having been organised for well over 125 years. 

All my dog...

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