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Videos, Articles and Podcasts
|Missouri State Championship Report [Article]|
|A CHAT WITH DR MIKE NEARY, ABCA PRESIDENT [Podcast]
Mike is a Professor at Purdue University & President of the American Border Collie Association. In this chat, Mike weighs in on the controversial change in judging at major US trials, with many judges allowing unprovoked grips and cheap shots without disqualification. We also discuss his young dogs and his passionate thoughts on Pie!
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|Sheds and Pens, Steve Munson Memorial SDT [Video]
Some sheds and pens from the 2017 Steve Munson Memorial -Ettrick Kennels SDT, Butler, MO
|Alasdair and Bill, Bluegrass Classic [Video]
Alasdair analyzes his winning Double-lift run with Bill from the Bluegrass Classic SDT.
|A Discussion About Power [Video]
Alasdair discusses the concept of power in dogs.
It’s all in your head! The mental aspect of sheepdog trialing [Article]
|Preparing for the US National: An Interview with 12-time Champion, Alasdair MacRae [Article]|
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