Back Pedaling…

Ned the Border Collie

The other day a longtime friend of mine called me and somehow we got talking about dogs, his wife wanting a puppy and dog training. I mentioned he should check out one of the dog training books I’ve got highlighted on the site and after chatting a bit we hung up. Yesterday I get an […]

Border Collie Flashlight Obsession

Border Collie Flashlight Obsession

I’m pretty sure this is not breed specific to Border Collies but boy, oh boy is it something. We discovered the Border Collie Flashlight Obsession by accident one night and we’ve been dealing with it ever since. My neighbor had locked herself out of her house and asked me to come over and help her […]

Crate Training a Border Collie

Crate Training your Border Collie

Before we got our Border Collie I was always against the idea of crate training. I thought it unnecessary and frankly a little mean. Quite honestly I really did not know what it was all about, or the purpose of it, and simply was against it on principle. Crate training a Border Collie turns out […]

Dogs and Pinch Collars – Good idea?

Pinch Collars for Border Collies

I was never a fan of pinch collars for dogs other than those massive Bull Mastiffs and some of the larger breeds. It was always my opinion that if the dog was more powerful than the owner than I could see them being warranted. It just seemed to me that otherwise it was unnecessary, maybe […]