first Old English Sheepdog came to North America around 1885 and achieved
official breed status with the American Kennel Club in 1888.
the early 1900's, the Old English Sheepdog made its way into the hearts
of people across most of Europe.
OES, also known as the Bobtail, had their tail 'docked' or 'bobbed' to
signify that they were working dogs and therefore were exempt from taxes.
Today the tail continues to be docked to preserve the tradition of the