Basic obedience needs to be worked on prior to any other aspects of training so that when you introduce your dog to sheep they will maintain a degree of self-control. This will ensure the sheep are kept stress free and ensure safety for the dog as well.
The first steps in training your dog. Basic obedience is a crucial prerequisite to working with sheep – this is when trust is harnessed. Obedience training methods have progressed significantly and Nij demonstrates how simple and effective they can be.
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