What breed is Footrot Flats?

border-collie sheepdog
The comic’s protagonist is a border-collie sheepdog known as “the Dog”, owned by Wal Footrot, who runs a sheep and cattle farm called Footrot Flats near the fictional rural town of Raupo in New Zealand….

Footrot Flats
Genre(s) Humour, Gag-a-day

Where can I watch Footrot Flats?

Watch Footrot Flats | Prime Video.

Who wrote Footrot Flats?

Murray Ball
Footrot Flats/Authors
Murray Ball, the creator of the widely read Footrot Flats cartoon that celebrated rural life in New Zealand, has died at the age of 78. Radio New Zealand reported that he died at home on Sunday morning, surrounded by family. He had been suffering from Alzheimer’s for the last eight years.

Is Murray Ball still alive?

Deceased (1939–2017)
Murray Ball/Living or Deceased

What is foot rot in sheep?

Footrot (or Dichelobacter nodosus) is an infectious and contagious disease that can potentially cause lameness in your flock. Ovine (sheep) footrot has long been dreaded by sheep owners. Footrot of sheep and goats is a scheduled disease under disease control legislation.

What year was Footrot Flats?

November 1986 (New Zealand)
Footrot Flats: The Dog’s Tale/Release date

What was dogs real name?


Domestic dogs Temporal range: At least 14,200 years ago – present
Genus: Canis
Species: C. familiaris
Binomial name
Canis familiaris Linnaeus, 1758

Where is Murray ball from?

Feilding, New Zealand
Murray Ball/Place of birth

Which is the official website of Footrot Flats?

Diogenes Designs would like to welcome you to the official Footrot Flats website. We hope you have a great time exploring the site and catching up with the latest adventures of Wal’, Dog and the rest of the gang at Footrot Flats.

Where can I buy Murray Ball Footrot Flats?

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Who are the characters in the Footrot Flats cartoon?

¡Vampiros en La Habana! Featuring the characters from Murray Ball’s “Footrot Flats”, (New Zealand’s most beloved local cartoon strip ). Questions to be answered include: Will Wal Footrot win the affections of Cheeky Hobson over the sleazy Spit Murphy?

What kind of girlfriend does Footrot Flats have?

He has a girlfriend (Fred, first mentioned in Book 9, first appears in Book 11) who has tattooed ears, lives with a biker gang and loves leather. He occasionally fathers kittens.