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Kissane Sheep Farm

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Ring of Kerry | Moll's Gap, Ireland
+353 64 663 4791
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Great demonstration at family farm

Wonderful to see the sheep dog demonstration,the variety of sheep and all the lovely well cared for... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2014
Elise B
Unexpectedly one of my favorite Irish experiences

This was truly one of my very favorite things on our 2-week vacation in Ireland. We almost didn't... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2014
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Ring of Kerry | Moll's Gap, Ireland
+353 64 663 4791

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Reviewed 17 September 2014

Wonderful to see the sheep dog demonstration,the variety of sheep and all the lovely well cared for animals on this family farm. Beautiful rocky hillside site made sheep herding dynamic. Cash only

3  Thank Elise B
Reviewed 26 August 2014

This was truly one of my very favorite things on our 2-week vacation in Ireland. We almost didn't even go -- our GPS wasn't very good at estimating arrival times and consequently we had to choose between this and another tourist site as we couldn't...More

5  Thank Eohippus
Reviewed 6 May 2014

Do not miss ! This really touched my heart. It was a delight to have this Sheep Rancher do great demonstrations with his 4 well trained dogs. Herding the sheep & listening to his efforts as a sheep farmer in this area of Ireland was...More

2  Thank ReenTS
Reviewed 13 January 2014

This stop was a last minute for us. We had it on the itenerary, but didn't think we would have time. This is a working sheep farm. They do have a demonstration by the sheep dogs (hearding the sheep), but this is mostly geared around...More

4  Thank Mlbpafan
Reviewed 23 October 2013

A highlight of a 8 day stay in the Kenmare, Ireland area was the visit to the Kissane Sheep Farm. John Kissane showed us the daily workings of the farm, and his beautiful border collies. As we own a border collie, I was so interested...More

7  Thank mayogirl41
Reviewed 16 October 2013

The Visit to Kissane Sheep Farm in Early October, was the highlight once again of a wonderful trip to Ireland. It was so amazing to see the Border Collies in action. All four of them working at the same time, we saw, Jane, Cap, Max...More

2  Thank Group T
Reviewed 25 September 2013

A must see while you still can This was truly a wonderful experience, visiting the Kissane Sheep Farm. The farm sits right on your drive around the Ring of Kerry, overlooking the beautiful valley that is part of this huge farm. The Kissane sheep can...More

3  Thank PocketClam
Reviewed 30 August 2013

I will agree with all the positives written prior to me. This is a great way to see a working sheep farm. My family particularily wanted to see the dogs working. Unfortunately it was a wicked rain storm so dogs could only do a small...More

3  Thank Tracey S
Reviewed 26 August 2013

We had a great time visiting the farm! We called in advance as suggested and were told the times that sheepdog demonstrations would take place. Right on time the gates opened and we were able to come in and look around. The landscape is beautiful....More

2  Thank Margaret B
Reviewed 16 August 2013 via mobile

The Kissane Sheep Farm was the highlight of the Ring of Kerry for us. It is a working sheep farm just south of Killarney National Park. You should call to check on their demonstration times. Please note, they do not open for demonstrations every day....More

2  Thank drjohnScottsdale
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