According to media monitoring agency Durrants, it is not just the Chancellor of the Exchequer who raises cash by making tax demands.
But this gem, shared with us by Guild member Mike Ashton, northern communications and PR adviser at the Country Land & Business Association, suggests sheepdogs may be engaged in something of a protection racket.
“It’s been amusing me for some time now,” says Mike.
“A TAX BY DOGS ON SHEEP COST FARMERS MILLIONS A YEAR”
Spotted on Durrants website listing