Pre-Trial and HT

Tomorrow we are hosting an AHBA herding trial, along w/ a JHD . This is similar to the PT course in AKC. I wish to take a moment and address how best to run these courses as I have seen many a wreck that was unnecessary. Proper approach to the sheep would have eliminated much […]

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Outrun training

Earlier I discussed the importance of “flanks” in your herding training. They should be wide enough to let the stock know the dog is there but not within the “flight zone” so that the dog can get into proper position to illicit movement desired. The end result of this is the “Outrun”. The outrun is […]

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