Nij Vyas Sheepdog Experience - Truly Memorable day

A fun filled day for families, Corporate Business' and Schools

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Sheepdog Experience Day out with Nij Vyas, the perfect gift for Birthdays, Weddings, Christmas & Hen Parties etc.


Arrival and Welcome at Langton Premier Inn, Melton Road, East Langton, Market Harborough, Leicestershire, LE16 7TG. Tel: 0871 527 8764 (This is by arrangement depending on where you are travelling from and you will be advised in advance). Please note this is on the same site as the petrol station and Mcdonalds.

Introduction to Nij Vyas' sheepdogs as feaured in his book "Sheepdog Training and Trials"
Briefing on Activities
Demonstration of the potential of sheepdogs, their roles in farming and sheepdog trials
Training Exercise with an experienced dog
Break for Lunch (not included in price) - (Lunch will last approximately one hour). Training session Learning the basics followed by debriefing

What You Can Expect

Stunning views and beautiful countryside.
To be educated about the traditional art of shepherding with a Border Collie.
Experience the thrill of working with livestock at close hand.
Work both fully trained and young dogs.
Discover the power of silence, confidence and calmness.
To be able to multi-task whilst being mobile - Men will find this easy!
To understand how three species, each with a mistrust of one another can come together and work in harmony.
To be thrilled, surprised, exercised, excited and exhilarated, and laughter!
To understand Nij approach to "intelligent sheepdog training" and the wider implications of this.
Quality food
If you are really lucky the Red Kites may also pay us a visit.
When possible photographs will be taken to record your day and emailed to you, (photos may be reproduced on our websites), if you do not want photos taken please advise of this in advance.

*Please note spectators are welcome at an additional charge of £50pp.


Please allow approximately 5 hours for the Sheepdog experience. Consideration will be given to the health and welfare of both the sheep and dogs at all times.

Dress Please wear suitably warm clothes as you will be outside during part of this experience. Walking boots or wellingtons in the winter are a must.


The Sheepdog Experience day is offered from Monday - Friday with select weekends throughout the year.

Our Clients

Our experience days are suitable for both individuals, couples or to groups (5-7 maximum). We also cater for specialist groups such as dog training clubs, rescue societies and businesses. Whether you are a lover of the Border collie, the countryside or wish to engage in team building we can cater for all your needs. Our experience days have proved to be popular not only for visitors from the UK but worldwide with people coming from as far as South Africa, Brazil, Australia, Hong Kong, Spain and America.

We cater for:

Family Days Out
Educational Visits
Corporate Days

Payment Options

Payment in full is required with the booking form.

Family Option: 1 - 2 adults plus 1 child under 10 years
Family Option: 2 - 2 adults plus one child between 10-16years
Family Option: 3 - 2 adults plus two children between 10-16 years

For each additional child over the age of 10 years a fee of £10 per child will apply when accompanied by two adults
Private Group Option: 5 - 7 adults - £75pp

Cancellation and Refund

No cancellations or refunds after 14 days of purchase. Cheques to be made payable to: N Vyas. If you wish to obtain a gift voucher for a family member or friend for the above experience please do not hesitate to contact me. Please note however that vouchers are normally valid for three months only and priority is given to clients who make firm bookings. Please note between May - September weekend appointments will be limited.

Booking a session

Please read our RISK ASSESSMENT when booking

Paying for a session Please use the form below to make a secure PayPal or credit card payment. Click HERE to see other prices and Bank Transfer details. You can also call us to make a credit card payment.


If you wish to pay by bank transfer please email us for details.

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