Border Collie helping a chick hatch

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One of the biggest surprises we’ve had in our our adventures as Border Collie owners is the sensitivity and personality of the breed. I always heard and read that they were very sharp and extremely hard working dogs breed for herding. A pure working dog line that favors ability and intelligence over appearance.  I figured from everything I’d read that these dogs […]

Border Collies are sensitive dogs

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I’ve always maintained that hitting or yelling at a dog in anger does very little good to correct behaviors. When it comes to training or correcting a bad behavior positive reinforcement and an even keel are the way to go. When dealing with a Border Collie I would say this is doubly true. Border Collies […]