Patti Sherlock's working relationship with her Border Collie, Duncan, got her through the ups and downs of sixteen years on a sheep farm in Idaho. Patti's life on the farm is a reflection of beginnings and endings, and the cycle of seasons in all of our lives.
Follow the journey of a second-hand Border Collie and his professional dog trainer/owner in this warts-and-all diary of their lives over 18 months. Every owner or trainer who has ever lived or worked with an aggressive dog will gain new insights from Shadow.
Accompanied by explanatory text, color photographs and illustrations, Talking Sheepdogs guides the reader from the beginner stage, to effective working sheepdogs, right through to the supreme championship level using "The Scrimgeour method of sheepdog training."