About us

Paul Tomkins

DSC_0547As a son of a shepherd Paul has been around sheepdogs all his life. For 35 years Paul worked as a shepherd and always trained his own dogs, before he started his own buisness to train dogs for other people.

With his first registred dogs Dolwen Mac and Peg he started breeding under the prefix ”Fynydd” and with them he also started his trial career.

2000 he won The Gilpa Welsh Open Championship with Fynydd Bonnie

2003 he won The North Wales Championship with Fynydd Bonnie and The South Wales Nursery final with Fynydd Dawn

2006 he won The Welsh National with Fynydd Bonnie

2011he won The South Wales Championship with L’minster Arnold

2015 he finished 2nd place with Bryn Dau Dash in The East Anglian Sheepdog Society Open Championship

He has represented Wales several times at The International with Fynydd Bonnie and with Fynydd Mac

He has represented Wales in World Trial with Fynydd Bonnie and L’minster Arnold



Karin Haker

Me and Rob (2)Growing up in Sweden Karin has always being interested in animals, starting with horses at young age. Since finishing Agriculture school, she  worked as a farmer, with both dairycows, pigs and sheep.

She bought her first bordercollie in 1985 and with her dog Strömfors Sky she started trialling in Sweden. In 2009 she met Paul and moved to Wales

She is now helping Paul to train dogs, train her own young ones and do a lot of trials.

2014 she was in the run of for the reserve place for the Welsh team for The International with Rob

2015 she finished in 4th place in the The South Wales Championship with Rob

you can read more about Karin here (in swedish)http://www.fynyddsheepdogs.com/about/



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             DSC_0278DSC_0125Paul and MacDSC_0137Karin å Rob at N1Rob and I penning