Walking a Border Collie

Is your Border Collie impossible to take for a walk on a leash? Does he pull ahead and drag you forward? Even worse, does he dart off sideways pulling your arm out of your shoulder socket? If you are having problems walking a Border Collie it is probably because your dog needs Border Collie leash training. Continue reading

Training a Border Collie

If you are about to start training a Border Collie you will want to do some research so you know what sort of training can be done. Border Collies are one of the smartest breeds of dogs. They are an intelligent working dog and they respond well to dog training. However, at the end of the day, your beloved pet, who is one of the family, is still a dog with animal instincts and these instincts should be utilized in a positive way when training a Border Collie. Continue reading

Border Collie Nipping

If you find your Border Collie nipping at people or dogs you need to first realise that this is a natural instinct in this breed. Border Collies are working dogs and they are best at herding livestock. Although they do not always need to nip at the animals they are rounding up, sometimes it is an extra tool they use if the sheep are misbehaving. Continue reading

Border Collie Crate Training

Border Collie crate training is undertaken worldwide by thousands of people each year. If you are interested in crate training a Border Collie you should know that it has the advantage of reducing anxiety in your dog, it helps keep your home intact when you are out and it can curb barking when you’re not at home. Continue reading