"Getting his training in before Christmas."
New Zealand farmers might not want to rush into the practice though.
"Other seals don't pay too much attention to it in a somewhat worrying manner."
Farmers are being urged to get in touch if they have a dog that is no longer able to work.
The couple are not satisfied with the refund and hope their vet bill will be reimbursed by the company.
"We've got pictures of domestic cats eating the eggs, eating the chicks, and we can't do anything about it."
They spent years in a Chinese aquarium.
They've been described as "more like dogs than sheep".
The internet can't get enough of him.