Working Dogs

2 February 2021

The following definition of working dogs is supported –

A dog usually kept or proposed to be kept and/or worked:

    • On rural land and/or
    • By an owner/breeder or lessee who is
      • a Primary Producer, or
      • a person engaged or employed by a Primary Producer, and
    • Primarily for the purpose of:
      • Herding, droving, protecting, tending or working stock or
      • Being trained in herding, droving, protecting, tending or working stock.

11 March 2016