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  • Our suggested training programme

    Trainee sheep and cattle herding dog Jet, calmly holding a dozen sheep in the corner of a yard

    Tutorials that guide you through the maze of sheepdog training – what to do, and when to do it. The early stages of sheepdog training, especially for a beginner, can seem daunting. There’s so much for the dog to learn, and it can be hard to decide on what to teach first – is good […]

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  • Featured Tutorial – What Shall I Do Next?

    Thumbnail photo for our tutorial What Shall I Do Next?

    Our recommended order for training sheep or cattle dogs When you first start training a dog to work livestock, it can seem daunting to say the least! With the dog whirling around and refusing to stop while sheep or cattle run in all directions, the beginner can be forgiven for thinking they’ll never regain control, […]

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