These are training tutorials which show examples of setting the dog up correctly before sending it to herding or gathering stock. Setting the dog up correctly can minimise the risk of failure.
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
Getting stubborn sheep away from a fence or hedge during the early stages of training can be very frustrating unless you know the "tricks of ... Watch now
Getting sheep into a tight spot, and then getting them out again, needs confidence and control. In this tutorial we see Eve, a keen young ... Watch now
This tutorial shows nine-month old Gloria, a bright, enthusiastic young dog, and her fourth training session with some well-dogged sheep. As well as showing a ... Watch now
In part one of Starting a Young Puppy, we saw that with care, it's possible to begin a puppy's training at a very early age, ... Watch now
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