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Kissane Sheep Farm

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Amazing demonstrations, friendly staff

We chose to visit Kissane at the very last minute while driving through the national park. We were... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Erica J
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Astonishingly successful dog

I have seen the sheep dog demonstrations on TV but that does not begin to compare to seeing a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
RobertM11725
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Ring of Kerry | Kenmare, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We chose to visit Kissane at the very last minute while driving through the national park. We were extremely impressed! The staff were so nice and knowledgeable. The demonstrations are done professionally well. We really loved watching the sheepdogs and their activity. We totally respect...More

Thank Erica J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have seen the sheep dog demonstrations on TV but that does not begin to compare to seeing a border coliie respond to the trainer's whistle, take off into the real field and race around the hills, trees, and rocks and round up the scattered...More

Thank RobertM11725
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The drive to the Kissane Sheep Farm was a lovely winding adventure in itself. When we got there we went to the bathrooms and they were really nice. I know that's a strange detail but I was impressed by how clean they were. Then, we...More

Thank Colleen B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took our 4children there(age2-5) They enjoy watching the sheeps and the dog on the field. It worked out for us because it was a quick tour.

Thank GlobeTrotting156262
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We attended the sheepdog demonstration and were amazed at the skill of the border collie and it’s trainer Evan. I think the view alone is worth the price of admission.

Thank Wynter W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed visiting the Kissane Sheep Farm, despite strong winds and rain....but, this only helped us appreciate the hard work that farmers and sheep herders in Ireland demonstrate every day!! We are so grateful that the family at Kissane share a piece of their...More

Thank MomCanada
Reviewed 8 September 2018

The owner gives a lot of good information about raising sheep in Kerry. Not the easiest life. This was the only one of several possibilities we took to visit a sheep farm, and likely others are similar.

Thank NearRTP
Reviewed 4 September 2018

You experience the two key elements of sheep farming; Watching the border collies herding the flock, and watching the art of shearing - all on a working sheep farm. Great 1/2 day.

Thank James S
Reviewed 3 September 2018

We stopped here for a demonstration of the sheep dog herding and it was really quite amazing and interesting. Easy to find off the Ring of Kerry (man that was some drive though!). They definitely cater to tour groups and we were one of the...More

Thank Bobby P
Reviewed 3 September 2018

We have two border collies in our family and have tried herding with them, so it was really fun to watch what really well trained dogs can do. The herding demo was amazing, the shearing was interesting, and we had fun playing fetch with two...More

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