Welcome to our Farm!

Good Sheep, Good Course, Good Time.

Nippersink Hall is a 33-acre sheep farm in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin open since 2002.

Shepherd Gordon Watt, 2016 Reserve National Champion, trains and teaches sheepdogs and handlers at the farm amongst the beautiful oak trees and rolling hills of southeastern Wisconsin.

Our Staff


Nippersink Hall hosts the Nippersink or Swim Sheepdog Trial every year, in the spring and the fall.
Find information about our next trial and other events below!



Summer Puppy & Young Sheepdog Clinic

Gordon Watt will be giving some more puppy/young sheepdog clinics at Nippersink Hall this summer. Dates are all Saturdays, May 20, July 15, and August 19. Contact Margaret Lass-Gardiner for details and to enter the clinic.



Advanced Handling Clinic Aug 5-6 2017

FOR ADVANCED OPEN HANDLERS! Having a good summer? Want to tweak your handling to make it "that much better" for a rousing conclusion? Gordon Watt will be holding a clinic for advanced handling issues August 5-6, 2017, at Nippersink Hall Farm. Email or message Margaret Lass-Gardiner at this page or sixdogs6@gmail.com to hold a spot for you and your dog(s)

Around The Farm

The Barn

Storm admiring Gordon's 2016 Reserve National Championship Ribbon

Farm Dogs

Our Sheep

Scoping things out!

Dave and George

George hanging out at the Barn

Farm at Twilight

The Pond

Happily Muddy

Hello, Copenhagen!

Farm Dogs!

Enjoying a Day on the Farm

Contact Us!

Nippersink Hall
N1208 S Hwy 120
Lake Geneva, WI 53147
Mon-Sat: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

If you would like to spend a day — or a week training with Gordon in Wisconsin,

email us at info@nippersinkhall.com
send us a message on our Facebook page