kelpie


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Synonyms for kelpie

(Scottish folklore) water spirit in the form of a horse that likes to drown its riders

an Australian sheepdog with pointed ears

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Judge Philip Babington sentenced dad of eight Kelpie, who was arrested in 2009, to spend nine months in custody and nine months on licence.
Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional and Rural Development Peter Ryan visited Casterton today to announce the Victorian Coalition Government would invest $15,000 in the $20,000 Casterton Kelpie Interpretive Centre Feasibility Study.
Kelpie Blitz was as much of a drifter half an hour later, having opened at 8-1 for the 1m2f handicap before going off at 14-1 (18 on Betfair).
Canine experts describe the Kelpie as workaholics who can spend all day herding cattle over more than 4,000 acres of land.
The dad-of-one beat 4,000 rivals when he and Australian kelpie Ruby first claimed the Kennel Club's agility European Open in London and then went on to win gold at the World Agility Open in Belgium.
The North Wales Kelpie Group has eight enthusiasts, all keen to advance the cause of a working dog that has a growing following as farms expand and labour becomes scarcer.
Kelpie is clearly on the upgrade and she is taken to follow up in the Bet Direct On 0800 32 93 93 Stakes.
5km long and incorporate a boat lift based on the design of the mythical Scottish Kelpie.
40, set of two, Mini Boden Marley wears Rayan Hiker brown leather boots, PS40-PS44, Clarks, sizes 7-51/2; knitted hoodie, PS20, River Island; blue belted jeans, PS18, Mini Boden Matilda wears Kelpie Splash black leather boots, PS48-52, Clarks, children's sizes 7-4; cream jumper, PS8, F&F@Tesco; pink knit hat and gloves set, PS22, Mini Boden; blue polka dot leggings, PS18, Benetton.
South African Julien Gadsby rode his first winner of the year when Free Option beat favourite Kelpie by a neck in division two of the ten-furlong handicap, writes Graham Dench.
Now he can register his first double thanks to Easter Ogil and Kelpie.
Kelpie is clearly on the upgrade and she is napped to follow up in the Bet Direct On 0800 32 93 93 Stakes.
However, the day's best bet can be found at Lingfield in the shape of Kelpie.
Kelpie, a ninth-generation descendant from the Queen's first corgi, had to be put down last Tuesday at Windsor Castle.
Kelpie, like the Queen's three other corgis - Pharos, Swift and Emma - was descended from a corgi called Susan, who was given to her when she turned 18.