My work assistants come in the form of large, furry and loving Belgian Shepherd dogs. My first dog was employed in 1987, and to this day I have remained fortunate to have been (mostly) allowed to let my enthusiastic companions accompany me to work, and they have made my career so much more pleasant.
My current canine colleague is Buckaroo, known as “Buc”. He and I have been working in the Silo Precinct at the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town for years. Buc is a five year old Belgian Shepherd Groenendal, rescued from the SPCA. There are four types of Belgian Shepherd, a Groenendal, Tervuren, Malinois and a Laekenois. Belgian Shepherds are highly intelligent work dogs. They tend to be one man dogs, yet are great family dogs. They don’t like being left alone and love being where the action is… (more)
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