Hero border collie Patsy saves flock of sheep from bushfires by herding them ...

Hero border collie Patsy saves a flock of sheep from bushfires by herding them out of the of the flames Border collie is being hailed a hero after saving flock of sheep in face of bushfire Patsy the border collie helped to herd the flock of sheep to the safest paddock Bushfire was bearing down on the property but Patsy was unfazed in her rescue Cath Hill posted a video of the dog to social media and received 6,000 shares

By Adam Mccleery For Daily Mail Australia

Published: 05:50 GMT, 7 January 2020 | Updated: 05:50 GMT, 7 January 2020

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A hero border collie has helped save a flock of sheep as bushfire tore through farmland and was closing in on her and her owner. 

Cath Hill, from Corryong in Victoria, took to social media to share the heroic story of how Patsy the border collie helped save their sheep as the flames approached.

'Allow me to introduce Patsy the wonder dog,' Mrs Hill wrote.

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Patsy the border collie (pictured) is being hailed a hero after saving a flock of sheep from bushfire despite it burning through farmland and moving ever closer toward her

Patsy the border collie (pictured) is being hailed a hero after saving a flock of sheep from bushfire despite it burning through farmland and moving ever closer toward her

'In the early hours of 31 December 2019, while fire in Corryong was bearing down ... she and my brother rounded up the sheep and brought them to the safest paddock on the farm.'

Patsy helped herd the flock of dozens of sheep across fire-scorched paddocks in thick smoke. 

All the while, a raging bushfire just on the edge of the property was getting closer and closer. 

After moving the sheep to the safest paddock, Miss Hill's brother turned his attention back to the bushfire closing in while Patsy watched over the flock. 

'(She) found a safe spot while my brother fought the fire with a tractor and a tank of water,' Miss Hill continued.

'Almost all sheep are safe, along

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