Thursday, June 6, 2013

RIP H. Glyn Jones

The world-renowned sheepdog handler and trainer, H. Glyn Jones, of Bodfari, has died.
 
A formidable trials competitor, Glyn won the Supreme with Gel at the 1973 International held at Bala. He was also reserve supreme champion with Gel and reserve with his homebred Bwlch Taff in 1982. A master in working doubles, he was five times winner of the brace competition on the TV series, One Man & His Dog with Gel and Bwlch Bracken.
 

1 comment:

Paddy Fanning said...

Glyn's book showed me how to train my first 2 dogs. 3years later i met Glyn in Armathwaite and thanked him for without his book i wouldn't have got to stand at the stake at the international.