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Basson, Faansie – FINN


Finn, a young four-year old is running here for his second time with his handler/trainer, Faansie Basson.

Faansie is from South Africa where he is the seven time South African Champion.  He now lives in Hico, Texas.

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Finn is a 5-year-old Border Collie.  Both of Finn’s parents were from Wales.  His father is Tan Hill Glen, an excellent sire who has bred many well working dogs. Finn has an excellent disposition off the field and really likes people. On the field he is very focused, a really good listener with great feel on sheep. Like many other dogs, Finn missed his Nursery year because of Covid, but his training has continued. His second year in Open, he is running third in the USBHA and on his way to the Nationals. Faansie is from South Africa, where he has won the South African Championship seven times and the South African Brace Competition 13 times.  Faansie and his family came to the United States in December 2014 and are now living in Texas. His success continues here in the U.S. as a Meeker Champion, Bluegrass Champion, Purina Dog of the Year and Texas top dog awards. He travels all over the US, giving lessons and clinics and competing with his fine dogs.