Farm Dog (Term)

Dog Term

Farm Dog

Human Term

Herd Dog, Border Collies e.i.

Book Appearances

Moon's Choice, Sweet's Journey, The Empty City, A Hidden Enemy, Darkness Falls, The Broken Path, The Endless Lake, Storm of Dogs

A Farm Dog is a term to describe dogs who, at this point, have only been Border Collies. Although there are different types of herding dogs, (Collies, ect.) this is what has been confirmed thus far. [1]


Farm Dogs have so far been used as a term for Border Collies.[1] They are typically trained to be herders for sheep and other livestock.[1]

Notable Farm Dogs


  • Farm Dogs have also been called Farm-Work Dogs.[2]

See Also


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 Revealed in The Empty City, page 88
  2. Revealed in The Empty City, page 82