Sheepdog Suffers From Fear of Sheep

Posted on June 22, 2011

Ci the Border Collie suffers from ovinophobia, a fear of sheep, which makes it very difficult for him to perform his job of watching over a flock of 100 sheep. The Telegraph reports that Ci's owner, Mrs Lippington, says Ci wants to work the flock, but he is too frightened of the sheep.

When the sheep run away from Ci he acts like a normal sheepdog, but if the sheep start moving toward Ci he gets scared and runs away. The Daily Mail also has a story on Ci here. Take a look:

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