Talking Sheepdogs: Training Your Working Border Collie

Talking Sheepdogs: Training Your Working Border Collie


By (author) Derek Scrimgeour

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  • Publisher: The Good Life Press
  • Format: Paperback | 128 pages
  • Dimensions: 186mm x 244mm x 10mm | 358g
  • Publication date: 28 February 2009
  • Publication City/Country: Preston
  • ISBN 10: 1904871402
  • ISBN 13: 9781904871408
  • Edition: Illustrated
  • Edition statement: Illustrated
  • Illustrations note: colour photographs & diagrams throughout
  • Sales rank: 316,854

Product description

Accompanied by explanatory text, color photographs and illustrations 'Talking Sheepdogs' guides the reader from beginner stage to effective working sheepdog right through to supreme championship level using 'the Scrimgeour method of sheepdog training. With plenty of 'sheepdog dog' and ancedotes to make this book an enjoyable as well as information book Derek takes the reader through the special relationship, starting a pup, basic commands and driving, the good and bad moves, introducing the stop, good foundations and starting trialling making this the key reference for anyone wanting to training their sheepdog for farm work.

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Author information

Derek Scrimgeour is one of the UK's premier sheepdog handlers and well known internationally for his 'dog whispering' techniques that makes his training methods so successful. When not training others to train there dogs he is a sheep farmer in the picturesque Lake District of England.