Dog whistles

sean m

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Livestock Farmer
Location
Northants
HI can anyone tell me were I can get metal sheep dog whistles from are what there proper name is please? got one at highland show last year best whistle ever, seam to have misplaced it now, lost without it!
think the i.s.d.s sell them,bit comfier than the english style
 

kelpiekid

Member
Location
North Wales
Go on isds.org.uk and you should find most of the whistles made. Or google colliwobbles, they are a pound cheaper it seems. I have a A1 aluminium £18, Astro blaster in brass £25, and a titanium T3 £52. None of them work, I whistle and the damned dog still does what ever he wants to do.:(:mad::cry::cry:. Oh and a kangaroo leather thingy round my neck £11. All the gear no idea (y)(n):whistle:;)
 
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Spartacus

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Livestock Farmer
Location
Lancaster
Dick fortune plastic (isds) good whistle/ acme plastic no good/ all metal ones give you mouth ulcers! That is benefit of 30 plus years experience of daily use.
I agree about the Fortune whistles and acme plastic whistles, I found though if you drill the centre hole out to 4mm its just the same as an old fortune one, I dont think they make fortune ones anymore do they? I've not found one for years!
 

Sheepdogman

New Member
Go on isds.org.uk and you should find most of the whistles made. Or google colliwobbles, they are a pound cheaper it seems. I have a A1 aluminium £18, Astro blaster in brass £25, and a titanium T3 £52. None of them work, I whistle and the damned dog still does what ever he wants to do.:(:mad::cry::cry:. Oh and a kangaroo leather thingy round my neck £11. All the gear no idea (y)(n):whistle:;)
If you still have your T3 whistle ad cant use it i will buy it off you as lost mine and can’t find another
 
This is the best whistle lv had, the fortune plastic ones always break and crack.
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JD-Kid

Member
grandfather used the cut the ends off so easier to put in mouth but always tie around yer neck not only to keep it handy but least yer can pull it out if yer swallow it
I can't use one to save myself be better with a postman pat one
mate just brought a new metal one and his dogs will not work with it maybe diffrent pitch or tone and dog dose not pick up on it
 

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Written by William Kellett from Agriland

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A man has pleaded guilty at Newtownards Magistrates’ Court to waste offences relating to a bonfire next to the electrical sub-station on the Circular Road in Newtownards, Co. Down.

Gareth Gill (51) of Abbot’s Walk, Newtownards pleaded guilty to two charges under the Waste and Contaminated Land (Northern Ireland) Order 1997, for which he was fined £150 each and ordered to pay a £15 offender’s levy

On June 25, 2018, PSNI officers went to Gill’s yard, where they found a large amount of waste consisting of scrap wood, pallets, carpet and underlay.

Discussion with Northern Ireland Environment Agency (NIEA) officers confirmed the site...
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