Willie’s Herding Career

VIDEO OF WILLIE’S SHEEPHERDING

Willie’s First Run at Cambridge 2014
To read about Willie’s run at Cambridge, click here.

Willie’s First Run at Cambridge 2014

Willlie’s Sheepdog Trial

 

RELATED BLOGS FROM “THE OTHER END OF THE LEASH”

Summer Fun, from Frogs to Sheepdogs  August 2014

Autonomy and Domestic Dogs  Part I, Part II  November 2012

Video Analysis: What’s Up with Willie?  Part I, Part II  September 2012

Willie’s Back to Work  June 2012

Willie’s First Herding Dog Trial  November 2010

All “Incompatible Behaviors” are Not Equal  Part I, Part II  December 2009

Willie Gets in Over His Head  July 2009

Willie Rocks!  June 2009

Willie vs. Redford, Round Three  January 2009

Will vs. Redford, Round Two; “Power” in Herding Dogs  January 2009

Willie Works on His Courage  January 2009

Training Your Dog

Here’s the good news: It’s fun to train your dog! Here’s the bad news: You have to learn how. More good news: It’s not hard to learn. . . and this is a great place to get started.

Behavior & Health

If you’re interested in canine cognition, communication, social systems & nutrition (plus a host of other topics!), look here to start seeing your dog in an entirely new light!

Behavior Problems

Here’s help for dogs of every description, from cautious canines to feisty fidos. Click below for videos, articles, books and DVDs that will help you help your dog.

Finding Resources

Links to other great websites & information on becoming a professional trainer or behaviorist, questions for your veterinarian, and everything in between!

HAVE YOU READ TRISHA’S MEMOIR?

"The Education of Will delves deep into the minds of people and dogs, and into the effects of trauma, showing that healing is possible. McConnell gives a voice to those who can’t speak in words and provides hope for fearful animals everywhere."

—Temple Grandin, author of Animals Make Us Human and Animals in Translation.

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