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Collies as pets

Madeline Miller

Collies as pets

a guide to the selection and care of collies

by Madeline Miller

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Published by T. F. H. Publications in Jersey City, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Collie.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Madeline Miller ; illustrated by Three Lions, Inc.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSF429.C6 M5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4937675M
    LC Control Number76364851

    Pets4Homes found Border Collie Dogs and Puppies for sale in the UK. Read our Border Collie Buying Advice page for information on this dog breed. We have 6 beautiful border collie puppies 4 girls 2 boys Mum is a pure red collie she’s in photos with her puppies and dad is a tri collie. This is mums first litter she is 2 years old.   Collies from pet stores and back yard breeders are notorious for eye and other problems. Get a guarantee of quality with your puppy and don’t be offended by spay/neuter contracts for pet puppies (most pet puppies will have slight eye problems but are not serious for neutered pets).

    As one of the most intelligent of any dog breed, the Collie displays a great deal of sensitivity, plenty of loyalty, and a watchful eye on children and other pets. As the success of the Lassie books, TV show, and movies demonstrates, this breed makes a fantastic companion . Whether you plan on working border collies or just want one that is trained to obey, Border collies love to please. It’s why they make such great pets. Tip #6 – Train Yourself. Dogs speak a different language than we do. But they try really hard to make us happy. And they do so well, that sometimes we forget that they aren’t one of our own.

    My husband and I felt this book was helpful in raising our Border Collies but often found the instructions more valuable if you were wanting a companion pet versus a working herding dog. It was still a great book in understanding and working with the impish intelligence of the Border Collie breed/5(). There are two types of Collies – the smooth-coated and the rough-coated – and the smooth-coated Collie was used to drive and guard sheep to market. Because the Collie is so loyal, its popularity soon grew, and the breed made its way around the world as working dogs and as domestic pets.


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Collies as pets by Madeline Miller Download PDF EPUB FB2

What Collies need most is a great deal of personal attention. Collies become unhappy if left for long periods of time without the companionship of people or other pets. Unhappiness can result in chronic barking or destructive chewing.

Rough and Smooth Collies have a soft, sweet personality. The history of our breed is fantistic, and also shows us what our Collies are capable of, not just as pets but true working Collies. I recommend Collies as pets book all Rough and Smooth owners buy this book and learn what you really have when you own a Collie.

Collies as pets book Yes the book came /5(9). Border Collies are passionate gatherers of cars, bikes, joggers, cats, other dogs, livestock, deer, and running children – poking, pushing, and nipping if the pursued person or animal or object doesn't cooperate.

avoid some negative traits by training your Border Collie to respect you and by following the step care program in my book. Collies are famously fond of children and make wonderful family pets. These swift, athletic dogs thrive on companionship and regular exercise.

With gentle training, they learn happily and ament: Devoted, Graceful, Proud. The Collie is an active, lithe, strong dog that combines strength, speed, and grace. Their gait suggests effortless speed as well as the ability to change speed and direction instantly, as required in herding dogs.

The coat can be of two types, both with a soft, abundant undercoat. The outer coat of the Smooth variety is short, hard, and flat. A new, practical guide to training your Border Collie, by a highly esteemed trainer and author Drawing upon her popular Thinking Like Canines training method and other established approaches, Barbara Sykes' Training Border Collies is an essential resource for understanding and training this versatile and loyal step-by-step photography and training case studies /5(35).

The Collie is excellent with children, and if properly socialized can get along well with other household pets. Collies are very well-mannered, obedient, and passive.

They may be suspicious of strangers. Some Collies, as puppies, can exhibit herding behaviors that will result in the nipping of people's heals however, this behavior usually is. The Collie dog breed is a native of Scotland, mostly of the Highland regions but also bred in the Scottish Lowlands and northern England, where she was used primarily as a herding is a.

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Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Bn-logo_x47 All Books ebooks NOOK Textbooks Newsstand Teens Kids Toys Games & Collectibles Gift, Home & Office Movies & TV Music B&N Outlet. "Border Collie Dog: Owners Guide" is a collection of proven and tested training methods that are guaranteed to work on Border Collies.

It also includes everything else a dog owner must know for a happy, healthy and obedient Border Collie. When kept as pets, border collies require a job to do and it can be challenging to adequately exercise them.

Unless you have sheep, you must find appropriate outlets for this breed's needs for exercise or you'll end up with a border collie who is bouncing off the walls.

Certain types of collie (for example Rough Collies, Smooth Collies, Shetland Sheepdogs and some strains of Border Collie and other breeds) have been bred for many generations as pets and for the sport of conformation showing, not as herding dogs.

All collie dog breeds have proved to be highly trainable, gentle, loyal, intelligent, and well. The beautiful cover of the Hugh Dalziel book "The Collie" () I started collecting Collie books and magazines when I first became interested in the breed in It has been my goal to acquire one of everything in print on the Collie and I have come very close to that goal.

Aspen Collies raises all the colors of the collie- Sable/white, Tri, Blue Merle, Sable Merle, and White. All of our pups are certified to be free of CEA, PRA, DM, and CN. Visit with us on Facebook. I have already read a few general knowledge books.

I am looking for a well written book that goes into depth about the border collie. I want to know more than just surface stuff about whether the dog is right for me.

I have already decided on the breed. I want a border collie. I would also like a in depth knowledge book on training border collies. I had a border collie mix in the past but I. Collie Temperament and Personality. The Collie is a herding breed, which means he is smart, quick to learn and very tuned in to his people.

While he is nowhere near as intense as the Border Collie and the Australian Shepherd, the Collie still needs daily exercise as well as training and play that will challenge his mind. Collies respond best to consistent, reward-based training, and they.

There's an old joke in the sport of dogs about a man who was thinking of sending his Border Collie to a well-respected handler for some training.

The punch line being, of course, that the man should leave the dog at home and go himself. Ironically, therein lies more truth than was intended.

Border Collies have been bred for hundreds of years with a single goal in mind: improved herding ability. BORDER COLLIES ROCK members. For all the Border Collie Fans and owners Love and respect one another.:) That is our one and only rule.

Border Collie Rescue New Zealand. 2, likes 40 talking about this. Our aim is to rescue, rehabilitate and rehome Border Collies to loving ers: K. The Collie is known for his elongated muzzle and coloration.

This breed is very intelligent and keen on working as this is a herding breed. Great with children of all ages, providing the dog is well trained and properly socialized. This gentle breed makes a great household companion. The Collie has an obedient nature, willful, and gentle.Border collies were developed for their intense herding drives, not as pets.

For this reason, pet dog owners will find training the average border collie puppy to be a challenge. To succeed, puppy training must start early and must take advantage of your pup's keen intelligence and her instincts.Southland Collie Rescue, Inc.

(SCR) is a non-profit, c, all-volunteer group that rescues Collies in Southern California. We adopt our collies into Southern California homes only. If you live outside Southern California, please see The Collie Club of America's Rescue List for a listing of Collie Rescues by state, where we hope you'll find the.