Dedicated to the working dogs of the Mackenzie Country, the sheepdog monument at Lake Tekapo was unveiled in 1968. Ever since, man’s best friend has become quite an icon for this beautiful part of the country.
Image credit: Goodall, G. (1971). Sheepdog monument, Lake Tekapo, Gladys Goodall Photographs (MB1476, ref 2364). Macmillan Brown Library, Christchurch, New Zealand.