Ways to make sure training your dog goes as smoothly as possible
Nobody would claim that training a dog to work sheep or other livestock is an easy matter. But by understanding what is going on and why, and by paying attention to just a few basic details, we can make the process so much easier for both dog and handler.
In this video Andy addresses points which are so often missed by novice trainers, including safety, the difference between training a dog to herd sheep compared to obedience and other forms of dog training, the dog’s hunting instinct and pack behaviour.
He also asks whether you’re a suitable trainer
Links to the tutorials mentioned in this video are below.