FROM CHAOS TO CONTROL! A sheepdog training DVD that shows sheepdog training as it really is "warts and all". Professionally recorded, and presented in a clear easy to understand manner by sheepdog trainer Andy Nickless, who runs regular sheepdog training classes in England, this 2xDVD set shows not only how to set your dog up for success, but what to do when things go wrong (as they will for even the best sheepdog trainers). More info
Chapters 1-17 of our Online Sheepdog Training Tutorials, now on DVDs. Straightforward, clear, informative, no-nonsense video tutorials for beginner and more advanced trainers. From the most basic Golden Rule of sheepdog training, through to starting a strong dog and more advanced topics like driving, the 17 chapters clearly show what's happening and why, then how to correct faults you see. More info
Chapters 18-35 of our Online Sheepdog Training Tutorials, now on DVDs. In a further seventeen instructional chapters, volume two covers a variety of training challenges, from improving control and steadying the young sheepdog's work, through pen and yard work, and for the more ambitious trainers, preparation for sheepdog trials. More info
Over a full sixteen chapters, volume three covers a variety of training challenges, such as dealing with a dog which is really aggressive with stock, how to get sheep away from a fence or out of a corner, understanding the point of balance and an in depth look at the sheepdog and how to prepare one for training. More info
Working Border Collie magazine said:"Anyone interested in training a stock dog would benefit greatly from this production".
Starting Your Border Collie takes you through the early months with your puppy, its nutritional and veterinary needs, the basic commands and then onto a full training program when five young dogs start their working lives.
"Starting Your Border Collie" will be invaluable to anyone who needs an all-round working farm dog. More info
Practical Shepherding - DVD
Nij Vyas' systematic guide to sheepdog training, Practical Shepherding provides comprehensive guidance on selecting and training a sheepdog for farm work and sheepdog trials. Nij demonstrates many techniques and methods which have proven so successful in building strong foundations and trust with his dogs. There is also an accompanying booklet providing further notes and clarification of the points contained in each chapter. More info
Come Bye and Away - DVD
Focusing on that crucial moment when a young dog is first let loose with sheep, Glyn Jones shows how he teaches the four key commands and gains the dog's willing co-operation. This is the core requirement in the training of a sheepdog to any level
Glyn Jones was an International Supreme Champion and three times winner of the BBC's "One Man and His Dog brace championships. More info
That'll Do - DVD
Widening the dog's experience. Second in a series of three DVDs by International Sheepdog Trials Champion H Glyn Jones assisted by BBC TV's One Man and His Dog presenter Eric Halsall, 'That'll Do!' takes the sheepdog's training to a more advanced stage than 'Come Bye! And Away!' and is the only DVD we know of that includes Brace Work.
The young pup, Jimmy, from the first DVD is now taught to control his sheep. More info
Take Time - DVD
Third in the classic series of three DVDs by International Sheepdog Trials Champion H Glyn Jones assisted by BBC TV's One Man and His Dog presenter Eric Halsall, 'Take Time' shows how to cure common faults and improve the work of your dog. Glyn coaches two handlers (one a shepherdess, the other a smallholder) and their dogs.
Glyn Jones takes two very different dogs and their handlers through their paces. More info
Laying the Foundation - DVD
Faansie Basson is a South African sheep farmer and sheepdog trainer. He's won the South African National title no fewer than five times, and competes, judges and trains in Europe and the US.
"Laying the Foundation" is all about getting the basics right in the vital early stages of training, whether you're training for trials or farm work. More info
The Natural Way - DVD
A new DVD from International Supreme and Brace trials winner, Julie Hill.
Julie uses the same subtle body language and gestures that dominant members of the pack use towards others; she reads the dog's own body language to adapt her approach to suit each individual's temperament and ability. The Natural Way techniques can be equally applied to pet and working dogs. More info