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  • Featured Tutorial: Starting a Non-Starter!

    Photo of a border collie clambering through a fence to get away from the sheep in the background

    Can anything be done if your collie doesn’t want to work? The short answer is “Yes!” and understanding the possible reasons why the dog won’t work is a huge help to finding the cure. It’s very disappointing to find that your collie doesn’t want to work sheep or cattle, but it doesn’t necessarily mean you […]

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  • New Tutorial: Train a Sensitive, Reluctant Dog

    Close up photo of Maisie, the dog used in this herding sheepdog training tutorial

    The first training session for reluctant Maisie Our online tutorials include Starting a Young Puppy, and Starting a Strong Dog. Now it’s time to look at another common type of young dog – A Reluctant Dog – sensitive and apparently uninterested. Maisie’s parents (Isla and Ezra) could never be accused of lacking enthusiasm, so at […]

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