From 1977, every Sunday at 6pm huge numbers of New Zealanders would be glued to the television to watch what could be described as the most unlikely hit TV show in the world. A Dog's Show was a competition involving farmers and dogs herding sheep! Jesse Mulligan talks to John Gordon who presented the show for 15 years and also produced it during its final three.
This audio interview was recorded for RNZ National's NZ Screen History series, which aired in 2021 as part of Afternoons with Jesse Mulligan. The content is copyright to RNZ, and may not be reproduced from NZ On Screen.