Category – Outrun

Tutorials relevant to the outrun and teaching a dog to do it efficiently.

The Training Ring (Part 2)
The training ring is a hugely useful asset when starting a dog off with sheep but it's use doesn't end there. As the dog's skill ... Watch now
Back to Forwards - online sheepdog training video
Walking backwards with the dog steadily bringing the sheep up to you at the pace you choose to move back at is one of the ... Watch now
Why Your Dog Should Flank 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 ... Watch now
Outrun (Part 3) Slingshot
Part three in our series of Outrun tutorials demonstrates how we use what we call "The Slingshot" technique to make the dog go out much ... Watch now
Tess in the Open Field
As well as learning specific sheepdog training topics, we like to show you complete training sessions. This helps keep the topics in context and gives ... Watch now
Outrun (Part 2)
The outrun marks the difference between a dog in training and a dog in work. When you no longer need to walk to your sheep, ... Watch now
Outrun (Part 1)
A good outrun is absolutely essential if a sheepdog is to work efficiently. Fortunately, it's not difficult to train a dog to do an outrun, ... Watch now