Why your herding dog should flank both ways

Cover picture of sheep and cattle dog training tutorial showing why your dog should circle the sheep both ways

Just as most humans are left or right-handed, the majority of herding dogs favour working in one direction over another. Often, sheep and cattle dog handlers are not bothered if their dog will only go in one direction to gather the stock, as long as it brings them successfully. This video tutorial demonstrates the importance of training your dog to work fluently whichever way the handler sends it.

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