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.

Lovely image of man and sheepdog. Border collie yawning.

Slow broadband, or poor mobile reception?

Now our tutorials easier to watch. If you live or work in a rural area you'll know that rural broadband and mobile coverage can be ... Read more
Featured tutorial - Tess in the Open Field

Featured tutorial – Tess in the Open Field

Watching a real training session will show you the theory put into practice. An over-excited and strong-willed Tess first appeared in our Starting a Strong Dog tutorial. In Tess ... Read more
Special offer for one-year subscriptions

Special offer for one-year subscriptions

New subscriptions will be valid for up to 14 months. A one-off 12 month subscription to our online training tutorials will make a super gift ... Read more
How old is your dog?

How old is your dog?

There's a new way to calculate your dog's age! We were brought up to believe that a year of a dog's life was the equivalent ... Read more
Kelpie Will and Border Collie pup Jago standing side by side

Featured tutorials – basic training

There's more to training a sheepdog than just sheep work. We know that sheepdogs love to work, so we can take advantage of that to ... Read more
Featured tutorial - the Point of Balance

Featured tutorial – the Point of Balance

Everyone's heard that the dog must balance the sheep, but what does it mean? You'll often hear that the dog MUST stop at 12 o'clock ... Read more
Silhouette image of a shepherd and dog moving a small bunch of sheep

Featured tutorials – the dog and the handler

The Sheepdog Selection and Preparation and Sheepdog Handler tutorials provide lots of helpful tips and advice. Many handlers seem to find the early "puppy" months ... Read more
Young sheepdog working off balance

Featured tutorial – Sending the dog the Wrong Way

Our Sending the Dog the Wrong Way tutorial demonstrates a great exercise to encourage the dog to widen out on its flanks and outrun, and ... Read more