Sweet film of a shepherd, his flock and his two trusty dogs.
"Sheep, to many people, are just part of the landscape - but to the good shepherd they're like children..." L/S of shepherd herding a flock in a misty landscape. "For nigh on fifty years has Donald watched them come - and grow - (and go, alas!)" M/S of Donald and his dog. The dog stands on his hind legs and licks Donald's face. C/U of the man and his two dogs. He talks to them and strokes them. Scenic shot of landscape. Sheep are herded across a field.
"Inseparable from Donald are his dogs - one a fine Alsatian which he has trained as a sheep dog.." C/U of Donald lighting his pipe. C/U of one of the dogs. "And these pictures were taken only 5 miles from Central London!" Donald and his dogs are seen in silhouette as they walk along the top of a hill.
Issue number and date unknown. Probably a Pathe Pictorial item.