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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
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
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
(Or, how to give your dog a bit more Grrr!) Sheep are natural runners when they're being hunted, but some situations, such as when held ... Read more
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
It's time to get moving if your dog has "too much" eye. To a greater or lesser degree, border collies use "eye" (a particularly intense ... Read more
Lift your dog's skill from average to excellent! Once your dog's driving competently, teaching inside flanks (circling on command) is the next step. Make no ... Read more
Have you ever felt tempted to try sheepdog trialling? The more prepared you are for your first competition, the less nerve-wracking it will be; it's ... Read more
How to stop your dog chasing cars or anything you don't want it to chase! Chasing cars and other vehicles is a big problem for ... Read more
A tutorial series that demonstrates the differences in young dogs. We took two puppies, Bronwen and Scylla, from a litter and thought we knew what ... Read more
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