Talking Sheepdogs : Training Your Working Border Collie
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.
- Paperback | 128 pages
- 186 x 244 x 10mm | 358.34g
- 28 Feb 2009
- The Good Life Press
- Preston, United Kingdom
- colour photographs & diagrams throughout
About Derek Scrimgeour
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.