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Black and tan, smooth-coated and powerfully built, the New Zealand Huntaway may be a far cry from the norm when considering a sheepdog, but increasing numbers of UK farmers are finding looks can be deceptive. Jeremy Hunt reports. At first glance the Huntaway dog could be mistaken for a cross-bred Labrador, but when it comes to moving sheep, devotees say the breed is unbeatable. The highly intelligent and energetic breed is primarily trained to use repetitive barking to drive sheep. […]