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Educational Collie content to teach and assist Collie fanciers. Article & video topics include Taping & Bracing Collie Puppy Ears, How to Identify a Responsible Breeder, Hawkins System, and Specialty Show Critiques.

How to Tape Collie Puppy Ears: The Wyndlair Way

How to Tape Collie Puppy Ears: The Wyndlair Way

Apr 14 2021

This article was originally published in the June 2021 issue of Collie Expressions Magazine Instructional Video and Guide Do you struggle with taping Collie or…

Hawkins System – Historical Collie Rankings (1963-2020)

Hawkins System – Historical Collie Rankings (1963-2020)

Feb 09 2021

2020 Hawkins System Rankings ROUGH COLLIES 1. GCHB. Larkspur Sun, Moon and Stars 2. GCHB. Pleasant Acre Blue Moon (blue merle) 3. GCHS. Southland Aurealis…

#1 Hawkins System Winners (Rough & Smooth Collies)

#1 Hawkins System Winners (Rough & Smooth Collies)

Feb 01 2021

See the complete list of the historical Hawkins System Results (1963-2020) 1963 – CH Stoneykirk Reflection (Rough), CH Don Monte Senor Antonio (Smooth) 1964 –…

Collie Coat Colors (Rough & Smooth)

Collie Coat Colors (Rough & Smooth)

Jan 30 2021

Collie coats come in several colors. The color patterns are identical, regardless if they occur in a rough coat or smooth coat. While it can…

A Letter of Admonition to Collie Specialty Clubs

A Letter of Admonition to Collie Specialty Clubs

Jan 01 2021

Dog shows are the highlight of every specialty club’s calendar. The members plan, organize, and volunteer their time to ensure a successful show for the…

The Hawkins System Story

The Hawkins System Story

Aug 25 2020

The Collie Breed’s Ranking System This research was originally published in the Collie Club of America’s Summer 2020 Bulletin. Thank you to Bob Hawkins and…

An Interview with Bob Hawkins – The Founder of the Hawkins System

An Interview with Bob Hawkins – The Founder of the Hawkins System

Aug 16 2020

This article was originally published in the Collie Club of America’s Summer 2020 Bulletin. Special thanks to Bob Hawkins for sharing his time and insight. …

An Interview with Les Hutchins – Hawkins System Custodian

An Interview with Les Hutchins – Hawkins System Custodian

Aug 14 2020

This article was originally published in the Collie Club of America’s Summer 2020 Bulletin. Special thanks to Les Hutchins for sharing his time and insight. …

Matt & Anita Stelter Interview with Collie Club of America Breed Education

Matt & Anita Stelter Interview with Collie Club of America Breed Education

Jun 15 2020

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6cf4Fk3W7Wo