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  • Featured tutorials – basic training

    Kelpie Will and Border Collie pup Jago standing side by side

    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 teach our dogs other things that will make life easier for us – and them. We want to remind you of two tutorials in the library: Use a Reward to […]

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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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