Category – Pace (Slowing)

Tutorials which include ways to improve and control the dog's pace when it works stock.

Stopping the Dog (Parts 1 -3)
Teach your dog to stop well on command The two completely revised tutorials delve into the thorny issue of getting your dog to stop, in ... Watch
How Can I Slow The Dog Down?
Things you can do to make your dog work more controllably Probably the most common question we get asked about sheepdog training is how to ... Watch
Training Max - the Gripper (Part 3)
Max is so good now, I can almost trust him! The third and final part of our "Training Max the Gripper" tutorials sees Max working ... Watch
Training Max - The Gripper (Part 2)
Max is making progress After a quick recap of Max's colourful start to his training, this tutorial shows him making good progress in the training ... Watch
Bronwen and Scylla (Part 6)
Is Scylla ready to work outside the ring? Part six of our series comparing the training of litter sisters, Bronwen and Scylla, sees Scylla continuing ... Watch
Bronwen and Scylla (Part 5)
Scylla's still pretty awful - Bronwen's erratic Scylla takes an almighty charge, and scatters the sheep in all directions. Four of the sheep leave the ... Watch
Bronwen and Scylla (Part 4)
Bronwen's no angel, but Scylla's improving slowly In tutorial number four Bronwen proves she's by no means perfect, but she continues to be a long ... Watch
Tess in the Open Field
A complete training session, packed with lessons As well as learning specific sheepdog training topics, we like to show you complete training sessions. This helps ... Watch
Backwards is the way forward
Our most useful exercise once you have control of the dog It's boring - and it might appear pointless to the novice, but walking backwards ... Watch
Calm but Firm
It's so important to appear calm, even when you're not A dog which is aggressive with the sheep, but runs away as soon as the ... Watch