Sheepdog Training Videos Articles DVDs & Herding Advice

This is the full list of our blogs going back to January 2010. The most recent items appear first. Scroll down to browse earlier posts or go to the Compact Blog List.

Collies and Chihuahuas can be great friends

Featured tutorials – Puppy Training

Don't make the mistake of thinking you'll leave training until the puppy's older - your puppy will start learning from you the moment it meets ... Read more
Featured tutorial - Why Your Dog Should Flank Both Ways

Featured tutorial – Why Your Dog Should Flank Both Ways

It might not seem very exciting, but DON'T skimp on flanking practice! For day-to-day farming tasks you might be able to work around your dog's ... Read more
Close up photo of two ewes and a lamb facing sheepdog Dulcie in the handling pens at Dean Farm today.

Dulcie’s First Gather in Over Three Months

Since the Covid-19 outbreak, we've been confined to working the dogs at Kings Green, so today's outing to Dean Farm was very welcome - and ... Read more
Get off the Fence sheepdog training tutorial

Featured tutorial – Get off the Fence!

Sheep have a real talent for assessing a trainee dog, and for making life as difficult for it as possible. As a result, a very ... Read more
Photo of two young border collie sheepdogs running and biting at each other in play as they run

Kings Green Coronavirus update

It's reassuring to know that the current coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) can't be contracted by dogs, or passed on by them, so we're all able to spend ... Read more
Featured tutorials - The Outrun

Featured tutorials – The Outrun

If there's one aspect of sheep work that demonstrates the joy and convenience of a working dog, it's a good outrun. When you no longer ... Read more
sheep attacking a herding dog

Featured tutorial – Sometimes Nice is Not Enough

Sheep are natural runners when they're being hunted, but some situations, such as when held in a pen, or protecting their lambs, can make a ... Read more
Featured tutorial - Educating Gloria

Featured tutorial – Educating Gloria

A training session where we encourage the good, and make the best of the not-so-good! Handlers who are new to sheepdog training can find it ... Read more