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Killary Sheep Farm

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Bunowen, Leenane, Ireland
+353 87 298 8051
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Luckily our hotel keep was able to schedule a visit for us. What a fun and educational experience... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Must visit!

We had a great time and wonderful experience at the farm! It was super impressive how the dogs do... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
Zurich, Switzerland
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contains some of Ireland's most awe-inspiring and dramatic scenery including Killary Fjord. Sheepdog Demonstrations with highly skilled working dogs, feeding the lambs with bottles, Sheep shearing using the hand shears, turf cutting using the traditional method which visitors can try out this ancient method for themselves, walking trails, Great day out for all the family.
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  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Bunowen, Leenane, Ireland
+353 87 298 8051
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Luckily our hotel keep was able to schedule a visit for us. What a fun and educational experience. Tom explains everything that the dog (in our case, the amazing Roy) will do and you will be amazed to watch it unfold. We also learned a...More

Thank maddygirl621
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

We had a great time and wonderful experience at the farm! It was super impressive how the dogs do their job. The Farmer Tom is very friendly and answers all the questions about sheeps and how the farm runs. Ps: the lambs are very cute^^

Thank pfeffanie
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Tom is a very sympatic Farmer. We enjoy our stay. There is a beautyfull Place. We would do it again and Come back sometimes.

Thank Lesurial
Reviewed 7 August 2017

From start to finish this was great. We were a big group so go in touch well ahead of our visit to make sure we didn't miss out. Tom was helpful and responded promptly with no fuss. Its well set up, the sheep dog demonstration,...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Thanks Tom for beeing such a great host of your 'show' we enjoyed it very very much. Your farm with the sheepdog show, the shearing and feeding the baby sheeps was so much fun and with the surrounding and the nice weather and you as...More

Thank cruel_duck
Reviewed 23 July 2017

The location of the small farm overlooking the Killary Fjord is a feast for the eyes! Tom is super nice and friendly. The tour was very informal and we could ask him pretty much any questions we had. So cool to see Tom communicate with...More

Thank valbert7917
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Tom was an absolute delight! His farm is gorgeous and we had a ball watching the demonstrations! I would go back again if I'm ever in Ireland again.

Thank Jldingman
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Don't miss the opportunity to visit this authentic sheep farm and see an amazing sheep dog demonstration. We had hoped to visit the farm, but unsure time would allow. During a drive, we saw the sign for it and drove down the long country road...More

Thank jmvassar
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Fun place to visit for adults and children alike! Roy, the border collie, was amazing in rounding up five sheep who had never been herded before and with only whistles and brief words from Tom, owner of the farm. And we got to feed the...More

Thank nvr2late_12
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Visited the Killary Sheep farm for sheep dog herding demonstration, and sheep sheering. Met Owner, very nice and informative, allowed us to feed baby lambs, great experience, well worth the time and money.

Thank Alan K
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4 March 2017|
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Response from Roisin C | Property representative |
hi Paulette, My farm opens to the public on April 1st, however i will open for you to visit, just let me know the date and time you would like to visit. visit my website and my email is there it might be easier to... More
Steven G
10 May 2016|
Response from Roisin C | Property representative |
Hi i do demonstrations at 11am , 1pm and 3pm tuesday to sunday. Let me know the date you want to visit and i will let you know the best time to visit thanks Tom